Name
GERALD

Name GERALD

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 487,117 births of Gerald in the countries below, which represents an average of 3,430 births of children bearing the first name Gerald per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 273 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Gerald   
In Italiano Nome Gerald   
Available variant : Gérald
Variations : Gerold , Jerald , Jerold , Jerrold


Information about the first name Gerald

We celebrate Gerald on December 5th
The first name Gerald is listed in our categories :The first name Gerald has been assigned to:
99.96% to boys
0.04% to girls
The country where the first name Gerald is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 6 letters including 2 vowels and 4 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Gerald

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Gerald : Algerd, Eldgar, Gardel, Gareld, Gearld, Gerlda, Gradel

Gerald in Japanese *

Romajijerarudo
Katakanaジェラルド
Hiraganaじぇらるど
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Gerald in Japanese
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Gerald in sign language

Gerald in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Gerald

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Old French, ultimately from Frankish *gaiʀ (“spear”) + *wald (“might, power”). The name was brought to England by the Normans. It survived in Ireland, and was revived in the 19th century.
Anagrams src :
  • Gardel, Legrad, dargle, glared, redgal
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈd͡ʒɛɹəld/
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
DE German
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Popularity of the name Gerald

Number of GERALD births per year

Total births of Gerald by country

Births with the first name Gerald
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
446,377
208
ONOntario
1913 - 2019
21,878
0
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2022
4,443
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
3,522
0
NSNew Scotland
1920 - 2022
3,357
0
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2022
2,595
0
IEIreland
1964 - 2022
1,534
0
BRBrazil
1930 - 2022
620
0
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
570
0
CLChili
2010 - 2021
390
0
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2021
333
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
323
0
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
302
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
276
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
127
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
100
1
PLPoland
2000 - 2022
50
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
39
0
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
30
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
26
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
15
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2022
1
0

Total births of Gerald by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Gerald
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2022
156
0
DEGermany
2022
75
0
CLChili
2021
21
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2021
8
0
PLPoland
2022
5
0
ATAustria
2021
4
0
ARArgentina
2015
1
0
ABAlberta
2022
1
0
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
1
0
ITItaly
2021
1
0

Comments on the name Gerald

Personalities with the first name Gerald

There are 269 personalities with the first name Gerald


Gerald Ford
(Leslie Lynch King Jr.) src

United states of america
Politician Military officer Statesperson Lawyer Gridiron football player Autobiographer American football player


Gerald Vanenburg
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Kingdom of the netherlands
Association football manager Association football player


Gerald Edelman
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United states of america
Physicist Chemist Neurologist Biologist University teacher Neuroscientist Immunologist


Gerald Durrell
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United kingdom
Naturalist Writer Zoologist Biologist Presenter Conservationist Traveler


Gérald Passi
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France
Association football player


Gerald Asamoah
src

Germany
Association football player


Gerry Rafferty
src

United kingdom
Singer Pianist Singer-songwriter Songwriter Guitarist Saxophonist Recording artist


Stephen Breyer
(Stephen Gerald Breyer) src

United states of america
Judge Lawyer Politician Jurist University teacher


Giraud De Barri
src

Wales
Writer Politician Historian Catholic priest Christian minister Cartographer


Ty Burrell
(Tyler Gerald Burrell) src

United states of america
Actor Stage actor Voice actor Television actor Film actor



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Gerald
Full list of personalities with the first name Gerald

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Gerald

There are 973 actors and actresses with the first name Gerald
Gerald Kessler
Gerald Anderson
Gerald Dorrity
Gerald B. Fillmore
Gerald Langiri
Gerald Wallace
Gerald Fernando
Gerald Jackson Jr.
Gerald Hörhan
Gerald Azziza
Gerald Kyd
Gerald Michel
Gerald Votava
Gerald Mccullouch
Gerald Kelly
Gerald Lepkowski
Gerald Levert
Gerald Arp
Gerald Hopkins
Gerald Karrer
Gerald Scarr
Gerald Finley
Gerald Lazar
Gerald Fiedler
Gerald Fitzgerald
Gerald Shih
Gerald Albright
Gerald Paradies
Gerald A. Benullo
Gerald Schaale

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Gerald
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Gerald

Rankings of first name GERALD by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#326CL Chili2021
#537PL Poland2022
#643DE Germany2022
#906AT Austria2021
#1066US United State of America2022
#1320AR Argentina2015
#2529CZ Czechoslovakia2016
#2693GB United Kingdom2021
#5889AB Alberta2022
#22201IT Italy2021
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name GERALD (female) births over the last year available in each country