Name
GERMAN

Name GERMAN

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 24,823 births of German in the countries below, which represents an average of 175 births of children bearing the first name German per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 450 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom German   
In Italiano Nome German   
Available variant : Germán


Information about the first name German

The first name German is listed in our categories :The first name German has been assigned to:
100.00% to boys
0.00% to girls
The country where the first name German is the most common is:
AR Argentina
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 6 letters including 2 vowels and 4 consonants

Anagrams of the first name German

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 German : Garen M, Magner, Margen, Megan R, Mergan

German in Japanese *

Romajijaaman
Katakanaジャーマン
Hiraganaじゃーまん
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
German in Japanese
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German in sign language

German in binary language

01100111 01100101 01110010 01101101 01100001 01101110

Origin and meaning of name German

US English
Etymology src :
Etymology src :
Etymology (Adjective) src :
  • german (comparative more german, superlative most german)
  • (obsolete except in set terms) Having the same mother and father; a full (brother or sister).
  • (obsolete except in set terms) Being born to one’s blood aunt or uncle, a first (cousin).
  • 1567 Arthur Golding trans., Ovid's Metamorphoses, Book 1, lines 460-2:
  • (obsolete) Closely related, akin.
Etymology (Noun) src :
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • german (plural germans)
  • An elaborate round dance, often with a waltz movement.
  • A social party at which the german is danced.
Alternative forms src :
  • (abbreviation): Germ.
Anagrams src :
  • Engram, Magner, Manger, engram, manger, ragmen
Pronunciation src :
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈd͡ʒɜː.mən/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈd͡ʒɝ.mən/
  • Hyphenation: Ger‧man
  • Rhymes: -ɜː(ɹ)mən
Pronunciation src :
  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈd͡ʒɜː.mən/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈd͡ʒɝ.mən/
Proper noun src :
  • German
  • (uncountable) An Indo-European (Indo-Germanic) language, primarily spoken in Germany, Austria, Liechtenstein, South Tyrol, Switzerland, Luxembourg, and a small part of Belgium.
  • Synonym: (rare) Deutsch
  • Meronyms: Low German (Plattdeutsch), High German
  • A surname.
  • A number of townships in the United States, listed under German Township.
Adjective (Synonyms) src :
  • Teutonic
Noun (Hypernyms) src :
  • European
Noun (Synonyms) src :
  • (member of the German ethnic group): Boche, Fritz, Hun, Jerry, Kraut (slang, offensive)
Polish
Etymology src :
  • Learned borrowing from Latin germānium.
Noun src :
  • german m inan
  • germanium (chemical element)
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈɡɛr.man/
  • Rhymes: -ɛrman
  • Syllabification: ger‧man
  • Homophone: German
Icelandic
Noun src :
  • german n (genitive singular germans, no plural)
  • germanium (chemical element)
SE Swedish
Etymology src :
Noun src :
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /jɛrˈmɑːn/
  • Hyphenation: ger‧man
  • Rhymes: -ɑːn
Noun (Descendants) src :
  • → Finnish: germaani
Noun (Related terms) src :
  • Germanien
  • germansk
RO Romanian
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from Latin Germānus.
Adjective src :
  • german m or n (feminine singular germană, masculine plural germani, feminine and neuter plural germane)
  • German
  • Synonym: nemțesc
Noun src :
  • german m (plural germani, feminine equivalent germană)
  • a German person
  • Synonym: neamț
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /d͡ʒerˈman/
Noun (Related terms) src :
  • germană
DE German
Noun src :
  • German n (strong, genitive Germans, plural Germane)
  • (organic chemistry) germane
NO Norwegian Nynorsk
Noun src :
  • german m (definite singular germanen, indefinite plural germanar, definite plural germanane)
  • (pre-2016) alternative form of germanar
 

Popularity of the name German

Number of GERMAN births per year

Total births of German by country

Births with the first name German
Country
Boys
Girls
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
14,492
0
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
7,593
0
MXMexico
2017 - 2021
1,177
0
ESSpain
2002 - 2021
430
0
BRBrazil
1930 - 2022
370
0
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
361
0
CLChili
2010 - 2021
200
0
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
69
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
67
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
19
1
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
12
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
11
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
8
0
PLPoland
2000 - 2022
8
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
3
0
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
1
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2022
1
0

Total births of German by country (last available year)

Births with the first name German
Country
Boys
Girls
MXMexico
2021
261
0
USUnited State of America
2022
86
0
ARArgentina
2015
54
0
CLChili
2021
37
0
DEGermany
2022
9
0
PLPoland
2022
3
0

Comments on the name German

Personalities with the first name German

There are 96 personalities with the first name German


Guerman Titov
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Russia Soviet union
Military personnel Politician Aircraft pilot Member of the state duma Scientist Astronaut Writer


Germán Pezzella
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Argentina
Association football player


Germán Lux
(Germán Darío Lux) src

Argentina
Association football player


Germán Burgos
(Germán Adrián Ramón Burgos) src

Argentina
Singer Association football player


Germán Denis
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Argentina
Association football player


German Gref
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Russia Germany Soviet union
Politician Economist Banker International forum participant


Germán Suárez Flamerich
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Venezuela
Lawyer Politician Diplomat University teacher


Germán Riesco
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Chile
Lawyer Politician


Germán Busch
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Bolivia
Politician


Germán Sánchez
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Mexico
Swimmer Competitive diver



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

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name German

There are 182 actors and actresses with the first name German
German Segal
German Laverde
German Vinogradov
German Yushko
German Entin
German Klimov
German Poloskov
German Kolushkin
German Kachin
German Zhuravlyov
German Titov
German Shopp
German Moreno
German Shatrov
German Orlov
German Lupekin
German Khovanov
German Keller
German Sylvester
German Gerson Bolanos
German Garcia
German Torres
German Tenorio
German Alcolea
German Yefimov
German Shorr
German Paredes
German Novikov
German Maksimov
German Kozlov

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

Rankings of first name GERMAN by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#195AR Argentina2015
#247CL Chili2021
#371MX Mexico2021
#726PL Poland2022
#1362US United State of America2022
#2656DE Germany2022
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name GERMAN (female) births over the last year available in each country