|Gender:||Male and Female|
|Origin/Usage:||Czech, Dutch, English, German, Hebrew, Medieval English, Polish, Scandinavian, Slovene|
|Meaning:||Gift from God|
Jan Ehrenwald: "Ludwig von Beethoven had never mastered the elements of arithmetic beyond addition and subtraction. A thirteen-year-old boy whom he had befriended tried unsuccessfully to teach him simple multiplication and division."