Meaning and name origin
Gricelda \g-ricel-da, gr(i)-ce-lda\ as a girl's name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Gricelda is "dark battle". Gricelda is a variant of Griselda (Old German): also possibly "gray fighting maid" or the name may derive from the German word "gries", meaning "gravel" or "stone". Not often used as a baby name.
Gricelda is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3218 out of 4276, Top 75%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Gricelda and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Griselda. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).