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Glenda Meaning


What does Glenda mean?

The name Glenda is of English origin.

The meaning of Glenda is "clean, pure, good".

It is also of Welsh origin, where its meaning is "pure, chaste".

Glenda is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Glen-da.

The Given Name Glenda

A name created in the 20th century, composed of the Welsh elements glan meaning "clean, pure" and da meaning "good". This name was made famous in the 1939 movie, The Wizard of Oz as the name of the good witch of the north.

Glenda is a great choice for parents looking for a more unique name.

A special name that is sure to be loved.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Glenda Jackson.

Glenda Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 5,334 in baby name popularity for girls with 24 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 5,398 in baby name popularity for girls with 24 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

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

Glenda Related Names

Famous Glendas

  • Glenda Jackson ~ Actress

Glenda Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Glenda.

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Glenda Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Glenda.

Just for fun, see the name Glenda 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 Glenda in Nautical Flags page.