Form of Nerthus. The spelling change from N to H resulted from a misreading of Tacitus's text. Hertha probably originates in Old Norse language and means "powerful woman". It is most likely another name for Nerthus, a fertility goddess in Germanic paganism. Some sources suggest, though, that it might be derived from an Old English name which means "Earth".
Hertha Related Names Variant: Herta
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