The meaning of Drusilla is 'fruitful' and 'dewy-eyed', according to its Italian origin. Also of Latin origin, the name means 'strong'. As for its biblical origin, Drusilla means 'watered by the dew'. Drusilla is a given feminine name, so it is traditionally used by parents to name a baby girl. It is a feminine variant of the Roman name Drusus. In television, Drusilla Paddock is the name of a character from the series 'The Worst Witch'. A character named Drusilla also appears in 'Wonder Woman'. Elsewhere, Drusilla Keeble is the name of a fictional vampire in the television series 'Buffy The Vampire Slayer' and Drusilla Blackthorn is the name of a fictional character in Cassandra Clare's 'The Dark Artifices' book series. Famous people with this name include the Australian novelist Drusilla Modjeska, the English actress Drusilla Wills, and the English dancer and writer Beryl Drusilla de Zoete. The name also belongs to the novelist Drusilla Campbell.