Glenda - Meaning of Glenda

What does Glenda mean?

[ 2 syll. glen-da, gl-e-nda ] The baby girl name Glenda is pronounced as GLEHNDaa †. Glenda has its origins in the Welsh and Celtic languages. It is used largely in the English, German, and Welsh languages. Welsh origin: It is derived from glan meaning 'clean, holy' ; da 'good'. The name is a recent coinage.

In addition, Glenda is a variation (Welsh) of Glenna (English).

Variations of Glenda include Glanda (English), Glinda (English), Glynae, and Glynda (English).

Glennie (familiar form in English) and Glennda (variant spelling in English) are other forms of Glenda.

See also the related forms, Glenn (English, Irish, and Scottish) and Glen (English).

See also the related categories, holy, english, celtic, german, and welsh.

Glenda is unusual as a baby girl name. Its usage peaked modestly in 1944 with 0.246% of baby girls being given the name Glenda. It was #79 in rank then. The baby name has dropped out of favor since then, and is currently of only sporadic use. Among all girl names in its family, Glenda was nonetheless the most popular in 2018.

Baby names that sound like Glenda include Glenette, Glennda, Glennette, and Glinda.

† Pronunciation for Glenda: G as in "grin (G.R.IH.N)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"

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