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Geraldine Meaning


What does Geraldine mean?

The name Geraldine is of German and English origin.

The meaning of Geraldine is "spear rule".

Geraldine is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 9 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Ge-ral-dine.

The Given Name Geraldine

Geraldine is a form of Gerald. See Gerald for further details.

Geraldine is quite a bold name and a welcome find.

This 3 syllable name has charm and timelessness.

A unique name that will be beloved by parents.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Geraldine Chaplin, and Geraldine Page.

Geraldine Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,719 in baby name popularity for girls with 119 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,634 in baby name popularity for girls with 132 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

Want to see how Geraldine sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Geraldine Name Popularity Page.

Geraldine Related Names

Geraldine is a form of Gerald.

Geraldine has the diminutive (nickname) Gerry.

Famous Geraldines

  • Geraldine Chaplin ~ Actress
  • Geraldine Page ~ Actress

Geraldine Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Geraldine.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Geraldine Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Geraldine in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Geraldine.

Just for fun, see the name Geraldine in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Geraldine in Nautical Flags page.