Trude is a German contraction of the Dutch, English, French, German, and Italian name Gertrude.
Trude is also an English variant spelling of the English, Dutch, and German name Trudy.
See also the related form, the German Trudeliese.
Trude is irregularly used as a baby girl name. It is not ranked within the top 1000.
† Pronunciation for Trude: T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)"