Name Gerit – origin and meaning

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 “spear strength”, “strong with the spear” (from Germanic “ger” = spear + “hard” = hardy/brave). For girls, Gerit means “ruler with the spear” (from Germanic “ger” = spear + “wald” = to rule).

Pronunciation of Gerit

Alternate spelling of Gerit

Gerrit Gerritt

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