Origin of the name GERTIE.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name GERTIE.
A pet form of Gertrude
(q.v.), meaning "spear maiden."
Gertrude "Gertie" Millar (d. 1952), an
English actress and singer. Gertrude "Gertie" Emma
Messinger (d. 1995), was an American B-movie actress. (Wiki)
Gertrude. [O. H.
Ger.] Spear-maiden.óDim. Gertie, Trudy.
(New Century Reference Library of the World's Most Important
Knowledge, Stuart, 1909).