Gladus Name Meaning & Origin

Gladus

Pronunciation: n/a

Origin of the name Gladys:

Variant of Gwladus, an old name of uncertain derivation, perhaps a Welsh feminine form of the Latin Claudius, an old Roman family name derived from claudus (lame).

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Gladus is a very unique, very uncommon name for a female. It is an alternate spelling for Gladys. Pronounced Gla-dis.

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A close friend of mine has this name. I always thought that the spelling of her name was very unique and unusual. I think that this name is very pretty, and it suits the woman I know very well. She is a very wonderful lady. It's a great name.

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Glad.

Meanings and history of the name Gladus: | Edit

Meanings of the name "Gladus".

Latin:
Sword.

American:
Sword.

Other Information:
In French, the name "Gladus" comes from the feminine form of Claud, aLatin Claudium, meaning lame. Claudia was mentioned in the book of Timothy in the New Testament, and has been common in the English-speaking world since the 16th century.

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