Name
GERARD

Name GERARD

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 84,812 births of Gerard in the countries below, which represents an average of 610 births of children bearing the first name Gerard per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 152 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Gerard   
In Italiano Nome Gerard   
Available variant : Gérard
Variations : Gerrard , Girard , Jerard , Jerrard


Information about the first name Gerard

We celebrate Gerard on October 3rd
The first name Gerard has been assigned to:
100.00% to boys
0.00% to girls
The country where the first name Gerard 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 Gerard

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 Gerard : Garred, Gerrad

Gerard in Japanese *

Romajijeraado
Katakanaジェラード
Hiraganaじぇらーど
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Gerard in Japanese
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Gerard in sign language

Gerard in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Gerard

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Old French Gerart, from Frankish *Gērahard, from Proto-Germanic *Gaizaharduz, a construction of *gaizaz (“spear, pike, javelin”) + *harduz (“hard, brave”).
Alternative forms src :
  • Gerrard
Anagrams src :
  • Drager, Grader, grader, red rag, redrag, regard
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈd͡ʒɛɹɑː(ɹ)d/
Proper noun src :
  • Gerard
  • A male given name from the Germanic languages.
  • 1598 William Shakespeare: All's Well That Ends Well: Act I, Scene I:
  • He was famous, sir, in his profession, and it was his great right to be so: Gerard de Narbon.
  • A patronymic surname​.
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
NL Dutch
Etymology src :
  • Ultimately from Frankish *Gērahard, from Proto-Germanic *Gaizaharduz. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.
Anagrams src :
  • drager
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈɣeː.rɑrt/
  • Hyphenation: Ge‧rard
Proper noun src :
  • Gerard m
  • A male given name
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • Geerd
 

Popularity of the name Gerard

Number of GERARD births per year

Total births of Gerard by country

Births with the first name Gerard
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2019
53,658
0
IEIreland
1964 - 2019
14,397
0
ESSpain
2002 - 2019
8,902
0
ONOntario
1913 - 2018
3,054
0
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2019
1,599
0
AUAustralia
1944 - 2019
1,001
0
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2019
606
0
PLPoland
2000 - 2019
543
0
BRBrazil
1930 - 2010
250
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2018
125
0
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2019
119
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2019
109
2
ABAlberta
1980 - 2019
87
0
NLNetherlands
2015 - 2019
79
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
75
0
FRFrance
1900 - 2019
72
0
CHSwitzerland
1912 - 2019
60
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2018
23
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
20
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2018
18
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2019
6
0
BEBelgium
1995 - 2019
5
0
SESweden
1998 - 2019
2
0

Total births of Gerard by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Gerard
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2019
71
0
IEIreland
2019
35
0
PLPoland
2019
22
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2019
12
0
ARArgentina
2015
4
0
BRBrazil
2010
3
0
ITItaly
2018
3
0
QCQuebec
2019
1
0
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
1
0

Comments on the name Gerard

Personalities with the first name Gerard

There are 288 personalities with the first name Gerard


Mel Gibson
(Mel Colm-Cille Gerard Gibson) src

Ireland United states of america Australia
Screenwriter Writer Stage actor Voice actor Film director Film producer Television actor Film actor


Gérard Depardieu
(Gérard Xavier Marcel Depardieu) src

France Russia
Film producer Film actor Actor Businessperson Comedian Television producer Voice actor Film director


Gerard Piqué
(Gerard Piqué Bernabeu) src

Spain
Association football player


Roland Barthes
(Roland Gérard Barthes) src

France
Screenwriter University teacher Sociologist Linguist Literary theorist Non-fiction writer Philosopher Essayist Semiologist Mythographer Literary critic Diarist


Gerard 'T Hooft
src

Kingdom of the netherlands
Professor Physicist Pedagogue University teacher Non-fiction writer Theoretical physicist


Gerard Butler
(Gerard James Butler) src

United kingdom
Actor Lawyer Stage actor Film producer Television actor Film actor


Gérard De Nerval
(Gérard Labrunie) src

France
Writer Poet Playwright Translator Journalist Literary critic


Gérard Philipe
(Gérard Philip) src

France
Actor Stage actor Film actor


Gerard Kuiper
src

United states of america Kingdom of the netherlands
Astronomer University teacher Cartographer


Gérard Mourou
src

United states of america France
Physicist University teacher



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

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Gerard

There are 632 actors and actresses with the first name Gerard
Gerard Piqué
Gerard Bakker
Gerard Kearns
Gerard Acao
Gerard Mccarthy
Gerard Mccabe
Gerard Monaco
Gerard Bostock
Gerard Ekdom
Gerard Way
Gerard Gilroy
Gerard Butler
Gerard Bidstrup
Gerard Bechard
Gerard Quintana
Gerard Casey
Gerard Alderliefste
Gerard Horan
Gerard Joling
Gerard J. Reyes
Gerard Kelly
Gerard Christopher
Gerard Alessandrini
Gerard Mcsorley
Gerard Murphy
Gerard Meyler
Gerard Naprous
Gerard Schwarz
Gerard Maguire
Gerard Henderson

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

Rankings of first name GERARD by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#166IE Ireland2019
#228PL Poland2019
#639AR Argentina2015
#1452US United State of America2019
#1964GB United Kingdom2019
#2528CZ Czechoslovakia2016
#3077IT Italy2018
#7940QC Quebec2019
#11991BR Brazil2010
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name GERARD (female) births over the last year available in each country






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