Trudy - Meaning of Trudy
[ 2 syll. tru-dy, tr-udy ] The baby girl name Trudy is pronounced TRUW-Diy in English or TRUY-Diy in Dutch †. Trudy is of Germanic origin. It is used mainly in the English, Dutch, and German languages. The name is derived from the diminutive of longer feminine names ending in '-trud'.
In addition, Trudy is an English diminutive of the English, French, and German Ermintrude.
Trudy is also a Dutch, English, and German diminutive of the Dutch, English, French, German, and Italian Gertrude.
Forms of Trudy include the English and Polish Truda, the name Trudchen, the name Trudea, the name Trudee, the Dutch Trudel, the name Trudessa, the English Trudey, the name Trudia, and the name Trudye.
Variant forms inherit both the origin and meaning of the name Trudy.
Trudy is uncommon as a baby girl name. At the height of its usage in 1946, 0.055% of baby girls were given the name Trudy. It had a ranking of #238 then. The baby name has fallen out of favor since then, and is used only on a very modest scale now. Within all girl names in its family, Trudy was nonetheless the most popular in 2018.
† Pronunciation for Trudy: 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)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; UY as in "rue (French)"