The meaning of Lady is 'a woman who is young and beautiful'. The name also refers to a polite and formal way of referring to a woman '. The name Lady is used commonly for a woman or girl with multiple connotations. In previous days the word was once used to describe a woman of high social status or class, which is equivalent to Lord, but nowadays, the term Lady is used to describe an adult woman. Lady is also a formal title used in the UK. The word Lady is a name originating from Old English. The initial part of the word is another form of loaf and bread. In some sense, Lady is synonymous with the old-fashioned word gentlewoman. The wives of appointed or elected officials have also been used the names such as Lady Mayoress and First Lady. Lady is a girl's name which also means 'bread kneader'. A few examples of the name Lady include the very popular singer and songwriter Lady Gaga, Lady Deathstrike is one of the supervillains from Marvel Comics, and Lady Blackhawk is a comic book character. As a feminine given name, it is rare in the United States of America but is very popular in British culture.