Kimberly (also Kimberley) is a male and female given name of Old English origin.
The second element is the Old English leah or leigh "meadow, clearing in a woodland".
Meaning: "From the meadow of the royal fortress"
A very late and short thought this Tuesday as I return to earth and life and work and all those little nothings that amount to a headache of somethings in the minutia of life.
I contemplate my name sake and how it is fitting in so many ways, and how I fall so short of it's honor as well. These next few weeks my heart's blog is to dig into "who" I am and "why" I am and how my name was one that was given to me.