Given Name TRUDI

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: German, English
PRONOUNCED: TROO-dee  [details]

Meaning & History

Diminutive of GERTRUDE and other Germanic names ending with the element thrud "strength".
VARIANTS: Gertie, Trudie, Trudy (English)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Geretrudis, Gertrud (Ancient Germanic), Gertruda (Czech), Geertruida, Gertrude, Gertruida, Geertje, Gertie, Trudie, Trudy, Truus (Dutch), Kerttu (Finnish), Gertrúd (Hungarian), Geltrude (Italian), Gertrūda (Lithuanian), Trude (Norwegian), Gertruda (Polish), Gertrudes (Portuguese), Gertrúda (Slovak), Gertrudis (Spanish)

Categories

diminutives, nicknames, short forms, strength
Entry updated July 27, 2015