What does Gricelda mean?
Gricelda /gri-cel-da/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name. Gricelda's name origin is Old German, and Gricelda means "dark battle". Gricelda is an alternate spelling of Griselda (Old German): also possibly "gray fighting maid".
How popular is Gricelda?
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)
Popular alternative forms of Gricelda (not ranked) ranked in the Top 1000 are Griselda and Zelda. Variants like Grissel are seldom used. Adoption of these girl names was at its most widespread during the years 1910-1919 (usage of 0.291%) and has become significantly less since, with the forms Griselda and Zelda becoming less fashionable. Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of Gricelda and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A recommended similar baby name is Gracella. This name tends to be less frequently used than Gricelda.