Gerda Origin and Meaning
The name Gerda is a girl's name of Scandinavian, Latvian origin meaning "enclosure, stronghold".
Mythological goddess of fertility whose name seems, ironically, among the least attractive.
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Famous People Named Gerda
- Gerda Gottlieb WegenerDanish artist
- Gerda WeissensteinerItalian Olympic luger
- Gerda Hedwig LernerAmerican academic, founder of the field of women's history
- Gerda TaroGerman war photographer
- Gerritje "Gerda" VerburgDutch diplomat and politician
Gerda in Pop Culture
- Gerdacharacter in Hans Christian Andersen's "The Snow Queen"
- Gerda Solent (née Torp)wife of the eponymous history teacher Wolf Solent in J. C. Powys's 1929 novel "Wolf Solent"
- Gerda MannheimGerman refugee in "The World in the Evening" (1954) by Christopher Isherwood
- Gerdacharacter on Dutch TV's "Sesamstraat"
- Queen Gerdacharacter in the tv show Once Upon a Time