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Gerdine

What does Gerdine mean?

Gerdine Pronunciation of Gerdine [ger-dine] as a name for girls is an Old German name, and the meaning of Gerdine is "spear ruler". Gerdine is an alternate form of Geraldine (Old German): feminine of Gerald.

Associated with: spear (warrior), ruler (queen).

Variations

Gerdine has 1 variant: Gerdene.

10 more related forms via Geraldine: Geraldene, Geraldina, Geri, Gerianne, Gerie, Gerri, Gerrie, Gerroldine, Jeraldine and Jerrie.

Creative forms:
(female) Gerdina, Gerdita, ..

(male) Gerdier, Gerton, ..

Middle name pairings:
Gerdine Jessalyn (G.J.), ..

How popular is Gerdine?

Gerdine is a rare first name for women. Gerdine is an equally unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent varying forms of Gerdine (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000 are Geraldene, Geraldine (#1653 from current records), Geri, Gerianne, Gerri, Gerrie, Jeraldine and Jerrie. Other variants, like Gerroldine, are seldom used. These forms of Gerdine reached the top of their popularity 9 decades ago (usage of 0.5%) and are now significantly less common (usage 0.01%, 99% less), with the form Geraldine becoming less in vogue. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Geraldene, Geraldine, Geri, Gerianne, Gerri in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gerrie, Jeraldine, Jerrie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Gerdine and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Ardine, Berdie, Berdine, Bertine, Birdine, Derine, Derrine, Gardener, Gardie, Gardiner, Gardner, Georgine, Geradine, Gerardine, Gerde, Germaine, Germane (see Germaine), Gertie, Gertina, Giardina, Hermine, Jeraine, Kerrine, Leraine, Merline, Nerine, Perline, Perrine, Verdie, Verine, Verline and Wardine. These names tend to be more commonly used than Gerdine.

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