Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. TROO-dee

Meaning & History

Diminutive of Gertrude and other Germanic names ending with the element thrud "strength".

Related Names

VariantsGesine(German) Gertie, Trudie, Trudy(English)
Other Languages & CulturesGeretrudis, Gertrud(Ancient Germanic) Gertruda(Czech) Geertruida, Gertrude, Geertje, Gertie, Gertruida, Trudie, Trudy, Truus(Dutch) Kertu, Kärt(Estonian) Kerttu(Finnish) Gertrude(French) Gertrúd(Hungarian) Geltrude(Italian) Gertrūda(Lithuanian) Trude(Norwegian) Gertruda(Polish) Gertrudes(Portuguese) Gertrúda(Slovak) Gertrudis(Spanish) Gertrud(Swedish)


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Entry updated July 27, 2015