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Gary meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Gary No. of characters: 4 Gender: BoyOrigin: English Old English
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Meanings: Spear Mighty with a Spear Spear Carrier English short form of Garnett (the spear armed) and Gerhard (meaning composition of "spear" and "hard") Pet form of Gerald (meaning composition of "spear" and "rule"). Especially popular in the US. Namesakes: Gary Cooper, American actor.

Gary was ranked 534 in 2016 list of US boys name and dropped by 3.29% from its previous ranking of 517 in 2015. Gary was ranked 854 in 1997 US female names list and elevated by 0.81% from its previous ranking of 861 in 1996.

Full form of Gary : Good-Humored Alert Reliable Young

Gary is a rare first name for a girl in England & Wales which is a rare name since 2011 and ranked 1159 in 2015. Only 1456 people have Gary as their first name. Gary is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Gary is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular male name since 1929 and ranked 521 in 2015 in US. Around 902330 people wear Gary as their first name. Gary is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare boy name since 1880 and ranked 521 in 2015 in US. Only 902330 people have Gary as their first name. At the peak of Gary popularity in 1952 it was given to about 0.999422% of US Boys babies and ranked 10 in 3875542 newborns while On the lowest point of Gary in 1884 it was wore by only 0.001921% of new born Boys and ranked 211 out of 260325 babies in US. Gary is not a native United States and Gary may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. Gary is given to around 0.252412% of newborns during 1880 to 2015, according to the USSA.

Complete history of Gary
YearRankOccurence
Popular boy name in
1929221537
1930190716
1931149992
19321311294
1933802252
1934603356
1935444490

Expression number of Gary is 6.

Gary have a great affection towards creativity, beauty and domestic activities of life. Gary are trustworthy, honest and behave responsibly. Gary have tendency to sacrifice their needs for others'.

Names that rhyme with Gary Famous people named Gary
Sasha Gary in Die Show der Sieger as Casting Department
Ann Pearl Gary in Jacob's Ladder as Actress
Lonni Gary in Demons Rising as Actress
Margaryta Soldatova in Room 121 as Actress
Treisa Gary in The Fuzzy Boots Corollary as Actress
Linda Gary in The Land Before Time II: The Great Valley Adventure as Actress
Lorraine Gary in Jaws as Actress
Gary Logan in The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover as Actor
Gary Connery in Batman Begins as Stunts
Gary Velasco in The Port of San Pedro as Actor
Names like Gary Gary Namesakes Related Names: GarGaraGaradenGaradinGaradunGaradynGarafeldGarakGaraldGaranGaranceGarangGaratunGarautGarbeorhtGarbielGarbielleGarbrielGarbrielleGarcPosts having Gary: Comments :Gary is originally a name connected, in general, Gerard . It is a male name derived from Old English and Germanic languages ​​derived from the word "spear" or "swordfish". The usage of Gary as a given name is somewhat related with the success of the American film actor known for his natural, authentic, and understated acting style, Gary Cooper (originally Frank Cooper). Other variations of this name is Garry , Garry or Garrie .It is celebrated on 3 October. In 1950's around 1.5% of male baby born in US were given this name and it was the 12th most popular name of 1950s. It was popular in 50s and 60s in US and UK but by the 1990s had fallen out of the top 100. - Sarina Giorgio Popularity of Gary
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