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Gertrude meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Gertrude No. of characters: 8 Gender: GirlOrigin: Old High German English Dutch
How to pronounce Gertrude ge-rtru-de What does my name mean?
Meanings: Spear Of Strength Strength of a Spear Spear Hunter Spear Strength Beloved Warrior Old High German origin, meaning composition of "spear" and "force". In the 19th and early 20th centuries spread in Germany, have been whittled away forgiven. Namesake: Gertrude Stein, American writer.

Gertrude was ranked 601 in 1949 list of US boys name and dropped by 6.56% from its previous ranking of 564 in 1943. Gertrude was ranked 920 in 2016 US female names list and elevated by 2.13% from its previous ranking of 940 in 2015.

Full form of Gertrude : Genuine Educated Reasonable Tender Refined Understanding Decent Efficient

Gertrude is very very rare girl name with few occurences i.e., 1999, 2006, 2008, 2011, 2013, during two decade which is not even used by anyone since 2013. Only 18 people have Gertrude as their first name. Gertrude name has an inconcistent distribution.

Gertrude was a widely used first name for girl but is an uncommmon first name for a boy which is a rare boy name since 2015 and ranked 920 (0.000916% bearer) in 2016 in US. Around 177398 people wear Gertrude as their first name. Comes from Germanic "gari and trud" Means: "throws and faithful" Fest on November 16th. Name seems a United States native name if we look into the dominance Gertrude showcases in the charts. 0.049078% of Americans have this given name.

Complete history of Gertrude
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History of Gertrude

Born in Germany in 1256, Gertrude is dedicated to God by his mother from his childhood. Once the required age, she took the veil at the monastery of Nivelles, Belgium, founded by her mother, whom she later successor as abbess. She writes "revelations", expressions of great inner light and died November 16, 1302.

Expression number of Gertrude is 8.

Gertrude has the potential to attain power and authority in their life. Gertrude are skilled and efficient who enjoys rivalries and Gertrude does not back away from working hard to achieve what they have resolved in their mind

Names that rhyme with Gertrude Gartrude, Gertrude, Gethrude, Getrude, Girtrude, Gurtrude, Hiltrude, Ortrude, TrudeFamous people named Gertrude
Gertrude Stein in O Cinema Falado as Writer
Gertrude Messinger in Wagon Trail as Actress
Gertrude Short in The Little Angel of Canyon Creek as Actress
Gertrude Claire in The Coward as Actress
Gertrude Thoma in Christopher and His Kind as Actress
Gertrude Saunders in Big Timers as Actress
Gertrude Temple in Ali Baba Goes to Town as Actress
Gertrude Flynn in Funny Girl as Actress
Gertrude Musgrove in The Divorce of Lady X as Actress
Gertrude Hoffman in Foreign Correspondent as Actress
Gertrude Ackermann, actress
Names like Gertrude Ger, Gera, Gerad, Geradette, Geradine, Gerado, Geraine, Geraint, Geral, Gerald, Geralda, Geraldean, Geraldeen, Geraldene, Geraldi, Geraldin, Geraldina, Geraldine, Geraldinne, Geraldo
Gertrude Namesakes Posts having Gertrude: Comments :Gertrude is a proper name of the person Italian women. It derives from a Germanic name attested in various forms, such Gerdrud and Geretrudis: consists ger (or Gaira , " spear ") combined with drud (or Druda or trut , "friend", " dear "," beloved "), with Thrud (" force ") or with traud (" able "," appropriate "), also if there are assumptions that lead back to several other Germanic roots. Like other Germanic names, it has no precise overall significance: some interpretations include "friend of the spear", "the faithful launches", "launches strong", "spear of force". Versions in other languages ​​of the name are Asturian : Getrudis, Basque : Gerturde, Gertirudi, Catalan : Gertrudis, Czech : Gertruda, Croatian : Gertruda, Finnish : Kerttu, French : Gertrude, Galician : Xertrude, German : Gerdrud, Geretrudis, Geratrudis, Gertrud, Cartrud, English : Gertrude. - Liz Santore
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Other variants of Gertrude :Geretrudis Gertrud Kerttu Gertraud Trudi Gertrúd Geltrude Gertrūda Trude Gertruda Gertrudes Gertrudis  English Boy Names :  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
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