Name
GERALD

Name GERALD

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 485,895 births of Gerald in the countries below, which represents an average of 3,496 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 233 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 Proto-Germanic *gaizaz (“spear”) + *waldą (“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
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈdʒɛɹəld/
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • (variants): Jerald, Jerrold, Garrett
  • (pet forms): Gerry, Jerry
  • (female given names): Geraldine, Jerilyn
  • (surnames): Fitzgerald
DE German
Proper noun src :
  • Gerald m (genitive Geralds)
  • A male given name from the Germanic languages, equivalent to English Gerald.
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • Gerold
  • Gerwald
 

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 - 2019
445,875
208
ONOntario
1913 - 2018
21,878
0
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2019
4,446
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2018
3,509
0
NSNew Scotland
1920 - 2019
3,357
0
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2019
2,595
0
IEIreland
1964 - 2019
1,531
0
BRBrazil
1930 - 2010
620
0
CHSwitzerland
1912 - 2019
562
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2019
317
0
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2019
310
0
AUAustralia
1944 - 2019
302
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2019
126
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2018
95
1
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
39
0
PLPoland
2000 - 2019
34
0
FRFrance
1900 - 2019
30
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
26
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2018
19
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2019
14
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2019
1
0

Total births of Gerald by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Gerald
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2019
191
0
BRBrazil
2010
11
0
ONOntario
2018
8
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2019
8
0
ATAustria
2018
4
0
PLPoland
2019
3
0
ABAlberta
2019
2
0
ITItaly
2018
2
0
ARArgentina
2015
1
0
QCQuebec
2019
1
0
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
1
0
DEGermany
2018
1
0

Comments on the name Gerald

Personalities with the first name Gerald

There are 198 personalities with the first name Gerald


Gerald Ford
(Leslie Lynch King Jr.) src

United states of america
Politician Statesperson


Gerald Edelman
src

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


Gerald Vanenburg
src

Kingdom of the netherlands
Association football manager Association football player


Gerald Durrell
src

United kingdom
Writer Biologist Presenter Conservationist


Gérald Passi
src

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


Ty Burrell
(Tyler Gerald Burrell) src

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


G-Eazy
(Gerald Earl Gillum) src

United states of america
Singer Record producer Celebrity Songwriter Rapper


Stephen Breyer
(Stephen Gerald Breyer) src

United states of america
Judge Lawyer Politician University teacher Jurist



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 865 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 Mccullouch
Gerald Kelly
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
Gerald Thom
Gerald Uhlig

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
#574PL Poland2019
#900US United State of America2019
#910AT Austria2018
#1070ON Ontario2018
#1320AR Argentina2015
#1940AB Alberta2019
#2529CZ Czechoslovakia2016
#2697GB United Kingdom2019
#4381BR Brazil2010
#5432IT Italy2018
#7120DE Germany2018
#7941QC Quebec2019
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name GERALD (female) births over the last year available in each country






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