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What does Gertina mean?

Gertina Pronunciation of Gertina [gerti-na] as a name for girls is of Old German origin, and the meaning of the name Gertina is "strong spear". Gertina is an alternate form of Gertrude (Old German): from gār.

Associated with: strong, spear (warrior).


8 related forms via Gertrude: Gerda, Gert, Gerta, Gerte, Gertie, Gertrud, Gertruda and Gerty.

Creative forms:
(female) Gertila, Gertine, ..

(male) Gertige, Gerton, ..

Middle name pairings:
Gertina Summer (G.S.), ..

How popular is Gertina?

Gertina is an uncommon given name for women. Gertina is also a unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Gerda, Gertie and Gertrude are the popular alternative forms of Gertina (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Gerty, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Gertina was more pronounced among parents during 1890-1899 (usage of 0.7%). (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gerda, Gertie, Gertrude in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Artina, Bernina, Berrtina, Bertina, Bertine, Bertita (see Bertha), Betina, Bettina, Cerrina, Destina, Geina, Gemina, Georgina, Geradine, Gerdene (see Geraldine), Gerdine, Gerica, Gerika, Germana, Gerrica, Giardina, Gratiana, Gretna, Hermina, Jestina, Martina, Mercina, Merlina, Nerina, Serina, Terina, Terrina, Tersina (see Theresa), Tertia, Ubertina, Verbina, Verina, Yerina and Zerlina. These names tend to be more frequently used than Gertina.

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