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Glenda meaning and name origin

Glenda \g-len-da, gl(e)-nda\ as a girl's name is pronounced GLEN-dah. It is of Welsh origin, and the meaning of Glenda is "fair; good". Literary: Glinda was the name of the good witch in Frank Baum's "The Wizard of Oz". See also Glynis. Actress Glenda Jackson.

Glenda has 3 variant forms: Glennda, Glinda and Glynda.

For more information, see also the related name Glenna.

Baby names that sound like Glenda are Calynda, Calinda, Colinda, Kalinda and Kalynda.

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Popularity of Glenda

Glenda is a very popular first name for women (#242 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (1990 U.S. Census).

Displayed below are the baby name popularity trends of the name Glenda compared with its variant forms and related girl baby names. (2012 statistics). View the popularity trend for Glenda only.

Popularity of name Glenda
Popularity of Glenda