Latin natalis 'natal, of birth'.
The name of a 9th C Spanish martyr.
The name was often given to people born near the dies natalis, i.e., Christmas. See also Noelle.
- ● c823 Natalia (nom) irminon-vol2 18, Gaugiacum
- ● 889 Natalia (nom) CDCB-XV MMXVII
Cite as: S.L. Uckelman. "Natalie". In S.L. Uckelman, ed. The Dictionary of Medieval Names from European Sources, Edition 2016, no. 1. http://dmnes.org/2016/1/name/Natalie.