Meaning of Gladdey
and the Origins of this baby name
The name Gladdey has the following meaning:
Welsh variant of the name Claudia. It could also mean "lame" in Latin. Became fashionable in the late 19th century and was used as the names of heroines in many Edwardian romances, which further enhanced its reputation. However, its popularity dipped in the 1930s.
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.
As a baby girl name, Gladdey is currently not
a popular baby name in the USA.
There are no available USA popularity statistics for the name Gladdey for the past 100 years. However, the following chart shows the popularity ranking for the name Gladys
, of which the name Gladdey is a variant
The following names are baby names related to Gladdey and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Gladdey: Boys - Aneurin
, Girls - Rhiannon
, Both genders - Dylan
The name Gladdey is a variant of Gladys
. Other popular variants of the name Gladys are: Glad
We think the name Gladdey should fall under the following style category: Traditional
See other Traditional girl names
Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Gladdey to be: A rather traditional, but somewhat boisterous girl
In one word, you might describe Gladdey as a(n) "outspoken
See other "outspoken" names for girls