Gladys

Meaning

French Meaning:

The name Gladys is a French baby name. In French the meaning of the name Gladys is: A feminine form of Claud, aLatin Claudium meaning lame. Claudia was mentioned in the book of Timothy in the New Testament, and has been common in the English-speaking world since the 16th century.

Latin Meaning:

The name Gladys is a Latin baby name. In Latin the meaning of the name Gladys is: Sword.

Welsh Meaning:

The name Gladys is a Welsh baby name. In Welsh the meaning of the name Gladys is: Derived from the old Welsh name Gwladys, a, meaning lame. Also derived from the Welsh 'gwledig', meaning territorial ruler. Famous bearer: British actress Dame Gladys Cooper.

American Meaning:

The name Gladys is an American baby name. In American the meaning of the name Gladys is: Sword.

Numerology

SoulUrge Number: 1

People with this name have a deep inner desire to use their abilities in leadership, and to have personal independence. They would rather focus on large, important issues, and delegate the details.

expression Number: 5

People with this name are excited by change, adventure, and excitement. They are dynamic, visionary and versatile, able to make constructive use of freedom. They fight being restricted by rules and conventions. They tend to be optomistic, energetic, intelligent, and to make friends easily. They may be changeable, restless, untidy, and rebellious.