Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. YAD(Swedish)
GEHRD(English)
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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.

Related Names

VariantsGerda(Swedish) Gerda(Norwegian) Gerda(Danish)
Same SpellingGerd (1)

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Name Days

Sweden: March 23

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Entry updated April 16, 2019