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pinWhat does Gertie mean?

Gertie /ger-tie/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Old German derivation, and the name Gertie means "strong spear". Gertie is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -ie, of Gertrude (Old German): from gār.


Gertie has 2 variants: Gerta and Gerty.

Gertie has 21 more different relations via Gertrude: Geertje, Geertruida, Geltruda, Geltrude, Geltrudis, Gerda, Gert, Gerte, Gertina, Gertraud, Gertrud, Gertruda, Gertrudes, Gertrudis, Traudl, Tru, Trude, Trudi, Trudie, Trudy and Truus.

Kreatif forms: Gartie, Getie. [more]

pinHow popular is Gertie?

Gertie is a very prominent first name for females (#1369 out of 4276, Top 32%) but an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Shown below is the birth name popularity of Gertie for girls. Gertie reached its peak rank of #231 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not listed currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Gertie name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Gertie outside U.S.

Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the girl name Gertie and affiliated names. Popular varying forms of Gertie ranked in the Top 1000 are Trudy, Trudie, Gertrude and Gerda. Variants like Tru are seldom used. These girl names were at the height of their popularity during the years 1900-1909 (usage of 0.392%) and are now much less popular, with the versions Gerda, Gertie, Gertrude and Trudy becoming less trendy. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Gertie, Gerda, Gertrude, Trudie, Trudy in U.S.

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

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Recommended similar baby names are Bertie, Gardie, Gerde, Gerie and Gerrie. These names tend to be less frequently used than Gertie.