Name Gerrit – origin and meaning

The first name Gerrit is female and male.

Origin of Gerrit

Gerrit 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 Gerrit

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

Pronunciation of Gerrit

Alternate spelling of Gerrit

Gerit Gerritt

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