Gertrude

Gertrude or Gertrud may refer to:

*The "underwater phone" used by submarines for communication
*Gertrude (Hamlet), Hamlet's mother
*"Gertrud" (novel), by Hermann Hesse
*"Gertrud" (play), by Hjalmar Söderberg
*"Gertrud" (film), a 1964 Danish film based on Söderberg's play

People with Gertrude as the full name:
*Gertrude the Great (1256–1301) known informally as Saint Gertrude.
*Gertrude of Hamage, also known as . Founder of the convent Hamage near Douai.
*Gertrude of Austria (1226–-1288)
*Gertrude of Holland, wife of Robert I, Count of Flanders
*Gertrude of Merania (1185–1213)
*Gertrude of Nivelles (626–659)

People with the given name Gertrude:
*Gertrude (given name)


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  • Gertrude — (Gertrude) • Gertrude de Nivelle, née à Landen, en Saxe, vers 626, fille de Pépin de Landen, maire du palais d Austrasie sous Clotaire II, Dagobert Ier et Sigismond II. Son père et sa mère, la bienheureuse Itte (ou Iduberge), fondèrent un couvent …   Dictionnaire des saints

  • Gertrude — [gʉr′tro͞od΄] n. [< Fr & Ger: Fr Gertrude < Ger Gertrud < OHG Geretrudis < ger, spear + trut, dear] a feminine name: dim. Gert, Gertie, Trudy …   English World dictionary

  • Gertrude — f English, Dutch, and German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements gār, gēr spear + þrūþ strength. The name does not appear in England immediately after the Conquest, but only in the later Middle English period: it is probable… …   First names dictionary

  • Gertrude — fem. proper name, from Fr., from O.H.G. Geretrudis, from ger spear + trut beloved, dear …   Etymology dictionary

  • Gertrude — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Pour les articles homonymes, voir Sainte Gertrude. Gertrude est un nom propre qui peut désigner : Sommaire …   Wikipédia en Français

  • gertrude — /gerr troohd/, n. a slip or underdress for infants. [1925 30, Amer.; special use of GERTRUDE] * * * (as used in expressions) Bell Gertrude Ederle Gertrude Caroline Elion Gertrude Belle Jekyll Gertrude Lawrence Gertrude Mayer Maria Gertrude Maria… …   Universalium

  • Gertrude — /gerr troohd/, n. a female given name: from Germanic words meaning spear and strength. * * * (as used in expressions) Bell Gertrude Ederle Gertrude Caroline Elion Gertrude Belle Jekyll Gertrude Lawrence Gertrude Mayer Maria Gertrude Maria… …   Universalium

  • Gertrude — (as used in expressions) Bell, Gertrude Ederle, Gertrude (Caroline) Elion, Gertrude (Belle) Jekyll, Gertrude Lawrence, Gertrude Mayer, Maria (Gertrude) Maria (Gertrude) Goeppert Gertrude Malissa Nix Pridgett Stein, Gertrude Whitney, Gertrude… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Gertrude — Gertrud/Gertrude ist: ein weiblicher Vorname, siehe Gertrud (Vorname) der Name eines Romans von Hermann Hesse, siehe Gertrud (Hesse) ein Begriff aus der Telekommunikation, siehe Gertrude (Telekommunikation) ein Asteroid, siehe Gertrud (Asteroid)… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gertrude — Gertrud, Gertrude althochdeutscher Ursprung, Bedeutungszusammensetzung aus: »Speer« und »Kraft«. Im 19. und frühen 20. Jahrhundert in Deutschland verbreitet, inzwischen kaum noch vergeben. Namensträgerin: Gertrude Stein, US amerikanische… …   Deutsch namen


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