Meaning and Name Origin
Gricelda \g-ricel-da, gr(i)-ce-lda\ as a girls' name. Gricelda's name origin is Old German, and Gricelda means "dark battle". Gricelda is a variation of Griselda (Old German): also possibly "gray fighting maid" or the name may derive from the German word "gries", meaning "gravel" or "stone". Scarcely used as a birth name.
Gricelda is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#3218 out of 4276, Top 75%) but an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Gricelda and related names. Popular alternative forms of Gricelda (#unlisted) ranked in the Top 1000 are Griselda and Zelda. Adoption of these girl names was at its most widespread during the years 1910-1919 and has become significantly less since, with the forms Griselda and Zelda becoming less fashionable. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A recommended similar baby name is Gracella. This name tends to be less frequently used than Gricelda.