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Gert

[gurt] /gɜrt/
noun
1.
a female given name, form of Gertrude.
Also called Gertie, Gerty
[gur-tee] /ˈgɜr ti/ (Show IPA)
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  • Better shave it off before Gert starts kidding you about it.

    The Trail of the Hawk Sinclair Lewis
  • The King was the opportunist, Olof the idealist, and Gert the "impossibilist."

    Plays--First Series August Strindberg
  • Gert must be thought a man of about sixty, while Christine must be about twenty.

    Master Olof August Strindberg
  • As an idealist he was to be represented by Olof; as a realist by Gustaf; and as a communist by Gert.

    Master Olof August Strindberg
  • Gert (runs up the steps and beats the church door with his fist).

    Master Olof August Strindberg
  • Olof and Gert, dressed as penitents, stand in the pillory near the entrance.

    Master Olof August Strindberg
  • Colvin himself thought them likely to be right; but then Gert suited him.

    Aletta Bertram Mitford
  • They wouldn't have been at all surprised if it had been Gert.

    Italian Letters of a Diplomat's Life

    Mary Alsop King Waddington
  • I was interrupted by a message from Gert begging me to come to her at once.

    Italian Letters of a Diplomat's Life

    Mary Alsop King Waddington
  • The day after, his father, Gert van Niekerk, returned (p. 227) to his house.

    Through Shot and Flame J. D. Kestell.
British Dictionary definitions for Gert

gert

/ɡɜːt/
adverb
1.
(English, dialect) great or very big
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