[ 3 syll. ger-lin-de, ge-rli-nde ] The baby girl name Gerlinde is pronounced JH-erLIH-NDeh- †. Gerlinde's origin is Germanic, and its use, German. It is a two-element name derived from ger + lind which mean 'spear' + 'weak, soft, gentle, friendly' respectively. The name was borne by the 8th century Saint Gerlinde of Alsace. Variations of Gerlinde include Gerlind (German) and Gerlinda (German).
Gerlinde is unusual as a baby girl name. It is not listed in the top 1000.
† English pronunciation for Gerlinde: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)"