Geraldine

Colors Related to this Name: Purple, Lilac, Mavve

Qualities Related to this Name: Creative, Light-Hearted

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #1401 in 2013 and #1426 in 2014.

Famous People

Geraldine Chaplin (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Geraldine Page (Movie Actress), Geraldine Brooks (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Geraldine Keams (Movie Actress), Geraldine Farrar (Movie Actress), Geraldine Bonner (Writer), Geraldine Court (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Geraldine Wall (Movie Actress,TV Actress)

Meaning

In English

Origin: Gerald +‎ -ine. c. 1540 by the Earl of Surrey as a poetic name for Lady Elizabeth Fitzgerald, "one of the Fitzgeralds". Taken up as a given name in the 19th century, and used as a feminine form of Gerald.

Meaning(s):

-Of or pertaining to the medieval FitzGerald dynasty of Ireland.

-( female name -comes from the Germanic language-).