Gertrude is a girl name and means strong spear. It is a German name and its pronunciation is \ge-rtru-de, ger(t)-rude\. Other similar names and variants include: Geertruide, Geltruda, Geltrudis, Gerda, Gert, Gerta, Gerte, Gertie, Gertina, Gertraud, Gertrud, Gertruda, Gertrudis, Gerty, Traudl, Trude, Trudi, Trudie, Trudy. Gertrude is a very popular first name for women (#207 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women.
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  • Gertrude B. Elion (Nobel Prize laureate)
  • Gertrude Ederle (actor) born on October 23, 1906.
  • Gertrude B Elion born on January 23, 1918.
  • Gertrude Warner born on April 16, 1890.
  • Gertrude Fröhlich-Sandner born on April 25, 1926.
  • Gertrude Michael (actress) born on June 1, 1911.
  • Gertrude Atherton (writer)
  • Gertrude Rush born on August 5, 1880.
  • Gertrude McCoy (actress)
  • Gertrude Astor (actress)
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Famous actors named Gertrude and their movies

Gertrude Astor
Gertrude Astor
  • No. of movies: 35

The Family Group

Directed by: Fred Guiol, Leo McCarey

Starring: Charley Chase, Edna Marion, Edgar Kennedy, Gertrude Astor

The Ridin' Kid from Powder River

Directed by: Edward Sedgwick

Starring: Hoot Gibson, Gladys Hulette, Gertrude Astor, Tully Marshall

Hit of the Show

Directed by: Ralph Ince

Starring: Joe E. Brown, Gertrude Olmstead, William Bailey, Gertrude Astor

Stocks and Blondes

Directed by: Dudley Murphy

Starring: Gertrude Astor, Jacqueline Logan, Richard 'Skeets' Gallagher, Albert Conti

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Famous writers named Gertrude and their books

Gertrude Atherton
Gertrude Atherton
  • No. of books: 2
The Californians

The Californians


Black Oxen

Black Oxen


Black Oxen combines such unusual topics as medical rejuvenation, eugenics and American youth culture. It also explores cross-generational relationships. Mary Zattiany, a beautiful American widow of a Hungarian count is fifty-eight. After receiving "rejuvenation" treatments and returning to America, she …

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