"strength of a spear"

Gesine Origin and Meaning

The name Gesine is a girl's name of German origin meaning "strength of a spear".
Clunky Gertrude is heading towards obscurity in the US, but here's a variation that might intrigue - Gesine, also spelled Gesina.

Gesine comes from the same roots - Geretrudis - and shares the name's strong meaning. But Gesine has a smoother sound.

Oscar-winning actress Sandra Bullock has a sister with this intriguing German name for girls, Gesine Bullock-Prado, a baker and writer. Their mother, Helga, was born in Germany.

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Famous People Named Gesine

  • Gesine SchwanGerman political scientist and politician
  • Gesine BullockPrado, American pastry chef, author, attorney, and former film executive