Gender Feminine
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. JEHR-əl-deen  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Feminine form of Gerald. This name was created by the poet Henry Howard for use in a 1537 sonnet praising Lady Elizabeth FitzGerald, whom he terms The Geraldine.

Related Names

DiminutivesGeri, Gerri, Gerry, Jeri, Jerri, Jerrie, Jerry
Masculine FormsGerald, Jerald, Jerold, Jerrold, Gerry, Jerry
Other Languages & CulturesGéraldine(French)
Same SpellingGéraldine


People think this name is

classic   mature   formal   upper class   natural   wholesome   strong   refined   strange   complex   serious   nerdy  

Name Days

Latvia: April 26


Entry updated November 16, 2019