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Gerard (Boy Name) Gerard - Meaning, Popularity and Origin of Gerard

Origin: Old English
Meaning: "spear brave"
Popularity Rank: #999 (2002) Show heat map of popularity by state

Meaning of Gerard

Gerard is a boy's name of Old English origin meaning "spear brave".

Some variations on the name Gerard include: Garrard, Garrat, Garratt, Garrett, Gearard, Gerardo, Geraud, Gerhard, Gerhardt, Gerhart, Gerrard, Gerri, Gerry, Girard, Girault, Giraud, Gherardo, Jarard, Jared, Jerard, Jerardo, Jerarrd, Jerrott

Popularity of Gerard

Gerard is a rare name for a boy.

The last time Gerard was in the top 1000 most popular names was in 2002, where it ranked 999. The highest popularity rank Gerard has ever been was in 1954 when Gerard reached a rank of 177.

Click here to see a full breakdown of popularity by year from 1880 to the present for the name Gerard.

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Other Ways to Write Gerard

The name Gerard in Braille:

Braille Letter g
Braille Letter e
Braille Letter r
Braille Letter a
Braille Letter r
Braille Letter d

The name Gerard in American Sign Language (ASL):

ASL Letter gASL Letter eASL Letter rASL Letter aASL Letter rASL Letter d

The name Gerard in Nautical Flags:

Nautical Flag Letter gNautical Flag Letter eNautical Flag Letter rNautical Flag Letter aNautical Flag Letter rNautical Flag Letter d