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Gertrude meaning, origin, history

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 593 in 1949 list of US boys name and dropped by 6.27% from its previous ranking of 558 in 1943. Gertrude was ranked 943 in 2015 list of US girls name and dropped by 0.53% from its previous ranking of 938 in 2014. Comes from the Germanic "gari and trud" Means "launches and faithful" If Day November 16.. These are women asked, calm and patient. Rather conformist,Gertrudeleave little room for fantasy. Dreamy, idealistic,Gertrudeoften remake the world. Gertrude flourish more in family life and in the workplace. In love, like them and fall in love easily.

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 the 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 is a very very popular first name for a girl in United States which is popular since 1880 and ranked 943 (0.000656% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 177359 people wear Gertrude as their first name. Gertrude is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1884 and ranked 943 (0.000656% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 177359 people have Gertrude as their first name. Gertrude is not a native United States and Gertrude may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.049613% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Gertrude
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Popular girl name in
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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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