Given Name GERD (2)

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: YERD (Swedish), GERD (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

Derived from Old Norse garðr meaning "enclosure". In Norse myth Gerd was a fertility goddess, a frost giantess who was the wife of Freyr.

Categories

fertility deities, giants, goddesses, mythology
VARIANTS: Gerda (Swedish), Gerda (Norwegian), Gerda (Danish)
SAME SPELLING: Gerd (1)
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