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Giralda

What does Giralda mean?

Giralda Pronunciation of Giralda [gi-ral-da] as a name for girls is of Old German derivation, and Giralda means "spear ruler". Giralda is a variant form of Geraldine (Old German): feminine of Gerald.

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

Variations

Giralda has 1 variant: Geralda.

2 more alternative forms via Geraldine: Geraldina and Geralyn.

Creative forms:
(female) Giralde, Giralga, ..

(male) Girald, Giraly, ..

Middle name pairings:
Giralda Ramona (G.R.), ..

How popular is Giralda?

Giralda is an unusual first name for women. Giralda is an equally uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Giralda (not ranked) are Geraldine (#1653 from current records) and Geralyn. Other variants, like Geraldina, are seldom used. These relations of Giralda were popular as baby names 85 years ago (usage of 0.49%) and have become significantly less popular since (usage 0.01%, down 99%), with the form Geraldine falling out of fashion. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Geraldine, Geralyn in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Branda, Caranda, Dianda, Donalda, Emeralda, Esmiralda, Frayda, Gada, Gala, Galea, Galia, Galla, Galya, Garda, Gerarda, Gerarde, Gerda, Gianna, Gilana, Gilda, Gilia, Ginara, Ginella, Gisela, Giselda, Gisella, Gitana, Gitanna, Giulia, Giullia, Gizela, Gizella, Golda, Gormla, Gracia, Granada, Grania, Granya, Grata, Gratia, Grazia, Gricelda, Griselda, Grizelda, Gunilda, Haralda, Harolda, Hilda, Himalda (see Imelda), Imalda, Maranda, Marilda, Meralda, Milada, Miranda, Mirranda, Myranda, Niada, Nilda, Nillda (see Nilda), Nireida, Ricarda, Romalda, Ronalda, Sarilda, Senalda, Serilda, Smeralda, Tilda, Valda, Walda, Wilda, Willda, Zinaida and Zoraida. These names tend to be more frequently used than Giralda.

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