Name Gerit

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Gerit

The first name Gerit is ♀ female and ♂ male.

Origin of Gerit

Gerit is a Frisian and Durch variant of the name Gerard, which derived from the Germanic name Gerhard, and a form of the feminine name Geralde.

Meaning of Gerit

For boys, Gerit means “brave spearman” (from Germanic “gēr” = spear + “harti” = strong/brave/hardy). For girls, Gerit means “ruler with the spear” (from Germanic “gēr” = spear + “waltan” = to rule).

Pronunciation of Gerit

Variants of the name Gerit

Gerrit Gerritt

Gerit in the categories

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Name Statistic: Gerit is ranked #8023 overall ↓ -43

  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 2378 ↑↑ 996
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 3820 ↑↑ 468
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 4713 ↓↓ -499
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 5034 ↑↑ 203
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 5474 ↑↑ 683
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 6038 ↓↓ -194
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 6235 ↑ 93
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 6281 ↓↓ -912
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 6490 ↑↑ 189
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 6820 ↓↓ -382
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 7208 ↓↓ -221
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 8133 ↓↓ -657
  • 🇫🇷 France: 8660 ↑↑ 1064
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 9514 ↑↑ 974
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 9616 ↓↓ -498
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 10090 ↑↑ 273
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 10763 ↓ -84
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 12443 ↓↓ -326
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 13317 ↓↓ -194


Name Gerit

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