Trudy Name Meaning & Origin

Trudy

Pronunciation: TROO-dee (key)

Origin of the name Trudy:

Originally a pet form of Gertrude (spear maiden), Trudy is now commonly bestowed as an independent given name.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

Related Names:

Gertrude, Gertrudis, Tru, Trudi, Trudie

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Comments and insights on the name Trudy: | Edit

Trudy is one of the cutest names on the planet. I know Gertrude's a long shot to ever come back, but I think Trudy could really shine on her own.

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My mothers name is Trudy. She has always had people think that it was short for Gertrude. It had always sounded like a strong and solid name to me and it really suits her.

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Tru

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Trudy Campbell (played by Alison Brie) on AMC's MAD MEN.

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