Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. GEHR-troot(German)
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Meaning & History

German form of GERTRUDE.

Related Names

VariantsGertraud(German) Geretrudis(Ancient Germanic)
DiminutivesGesine, Traudl, Trudi(German)
Other Languages & CulturesGertruda(Czech) Geertruida, Gertrude, Gertruida, Geertje, Gertie, Trudie, Trudy, Truus(Dutch) Gertrude, Gertie, Trudi, Trudie, Trudy(English) Kertu, Kärt(Estonian) Kerttu(Finnish) Gertrude(French) Gertrúd(Hungarian) Geltrude(Italian) Gertrūda(Lithuanian) Trude(Norwegian) Gertruda(Polish) Gertrudes(Portuguese) Gertrúda(Slovak) Gertrudis(Spanish)
Same SpellingGertrúd

Popularity

People think this name is

classic   mature   formal   upper class   strong   strange   serious   nerdy  

Name Days

Estonia: March 17
Sweden: March 17

Categories

Sources & References

  1. Förstemann, Ernst. Altdeutsches Namenbuch. Bonn, 1900, page 578.

Entry updated February 4, 2020