Name Gerard Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Gerard


Gerard is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Gerard?

Gerard is a French variant of the Old High German name Gerhard.

What does the name Gerard mean?

Gerard means “brave spearman” (from Germanic “gēr” = spear + “harti” = hardy/brave).

Pronunciation of Gerard

Variants of the name Gerard

Gerrard Gérard

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Popularity of the name Gerard

The name Gerard is ranked #6202 overall.

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