Name Gladys meaning, origin - female english name

The meaning of the name Gladys is: From the old Welsh name Gwladus, possibly derived from gwlad meaning "country". It has historically been used as a Welsh form of CLAUDIA. This name became popular outside of Wales after it was used in Ouida's novel Puck (1870).

The name Gladys is present in the lists: Female names, Female names start with letter G, English names, Welsh names.


Number for the name Gladys

The Number of the name five (5) symbolizes an independent person, filled with the desire for freedom. They are skeptical of the opinions of others, value their personal life experience most of all, and often rely on intuition. The nameGladys means a tendency to take risks and even adventures, so they often experience both success and failure.

Gladys likes to travel and make new discoveries. They are inclined to think, have an analytical mind, and find a way out of any situation. But at the same time, their actions often look strange and unusual to others.

The Number five (5) for the name Gladys means increased sexuality. They have all the thoughts about sex, they are completely immersed in experiences and fantasies on this topic. They may engage in sexual relations at the first meeting, with strangers, ignoring all security measures. On the other hand, people with the name Gladys treat sex as an art, and it's hard to find more sophisticated lovers. They are prone to infidelity, as they strive for everything new, unknown and exotic.

Stones of the number 5 for the name Gladys: sapphire, lapis lazuli, turquoise, garnet-almandine, pyrope, obsidian, agate, diamond, ruby, Jasper, emerald, tiger's eye, rock crystal, pyrite, onyx, jet.

Planet number 5: Mercury.

Zodiac Signs number 5: Gemini, Aquarius.

Good years for the name: 1904, 1913, 1922, 1931, 1940, 1949, 1958, 1967, 1976, 1985, 1994, 2003, 2012, 2021, 2030.

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Meaning of letters in the name Gladys

G - G represents the search for intellectual and spiritual awareness. Its presence strengthens a person's mental powers and opens the pathways of intuition.
L - there's a friendly presence to people with L in their name. They are influenced by magnetic, optimistic, and expressive energies.
A - the A represents confidence, independence, and proactivity. As part of a name, it influences people with both leadership and motivation.
D - D brings energies of stability, reliability, and determination. Its influence makes a person a hard worker and a practical thinker.
Y - people with Y in their name will go deep and wide in search of experience. Life is an adventure to them, and their curiosity leads the way.
S - people with S in their name have a magnetic presence and a deep sense of emotion. They are persuasive and energetic self-starters.

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