G eraldine ▼ as a girls' name is pronounced jare-ul-DEEN . It is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Geraldine is "spear ruler". Feminine of Gerald , first coined in the 16th century by the English poet the Earl of Surrey, in a poem for Lady Fitzgerald . In Ireland, the Fitzgeralds were known as the Geraldines. Actress Geraldine Chaplin, Geraldine Fitzgerald; politician Geraldine Ferraro.
STARTS/ENDS WITH Ge- , -dine