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Updated June 9, 2019

Girl name origins & meanings

  • German : Adored warrior
  • German : From Gertrude

How Popular Is The Name Trude

Family name origins & meanings

  • Dutch and German : from a short form of the female personal name Gertrude, composed of the Germanic elements gēr ‘spear’ + trud ‘strength’, the latter being subsequently reinterpreted as traut ‘dear’, yielding the form Gertraut (see Draudt).

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