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Jerry meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Jerry No. of characters: 5 Gender: BoyOrigin: Hebrew Old High German English
How to pronounce Jerry je-rry What does my name mean?
Meanings: Mighty Spearman Spear Ruler Sacred Name Variant of the Saint's Name Jerome Form of Gerald Spear Warrior The Lord Exalts Brave with the Spear English short form of Jeremy (meaning: God exalted) and Gerald (meaning composition of "spear" and "rule") a girl's name. Namesakes: Jerry Goldsmith, American composer.

Jerry was ranked 464 in 2016 list of US boys name and dropped by 3.11% from its previous ranking of 450 in 2015. Jerry was ranked 988 in 2008 list of US girls name and dropped by 4.66% from its previous ranking of 944 in 2005.

Full form of Jerry : Judicious Eccentric Reasonable Realistic Young

Jerry is a rare first name for a girl in England & Wales which is a rare name since 1996 and ranked 1095 in 2015. Only 397 people have Jerry as their first name. Jerry is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Jerry was an uncommon first name for a girl but is a widely used first name for a boy which is popular since 2016 and ranked 464 (0.014989% bearer) in 2016 in United States. Around 628972 people wear Jerry as their first name. Pre-nominated by Gerald. Comes from the Germanic "gari and wald" Means: "throws and governs" Celebrates 5 December. Name seems a United States native name if we look into the dominance Jerry showcases in the charts. 0.174009% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Jerry
YearRankOccurence
Popular boy name in
1912141405
1913145493
1914141649
1915146801
1916142885
1917147861
1918144986
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Expression number of Jerry is 4.

Organizing and managing qualities are possessed by Jerry. By systematic and methodical approach Jerry turns their dream into reality. Jerry are extremely sincere and honest.

Names that rhyme with Jerry Arry, Asberry, Barry, Berry, Carry, Charry, Cherry, Corry, Curry, Darry, Derry, Dorry, Ferry, Garry, Gerry, Greenberry, Guerry, Harry, Henrry, HerryFamous people named Jerry
Jerry-Jane Pears in Survivor as Actress
Jerry Hall in Batman as Actress
Jerry Bock in The Godfather: Part II as Soundtrack
Jerry Mitchell in Scent of a Woman as Miscellaneous Crew
Jerry Hoffmann in Hitman: Agent 47 as Actor
Jerry Gaona in Father Hood as Actor
Jerry Winsett in Paulie as Actor
Jerry Bick in The Long Goodbye as Producer
Jerry Lee Tucker in The Unknown as Actor
Jerry Eeten in Identity Thief as Writer
Jerry Goldsmith, composer
Jerry Seinfeld, writer,actor,producer
Jerry Bruckheimer, producer
Jerry Lewis, actor,writer,director
Jerry Orbach, actor
Jerry Springer, actor,producer
Jerry A. Vasilatos, editor,producer,director
Jerry D. O'Donnell, actor,director,writer
Jerry O'Donnell, actor
Jerry O'Connell, actor,producer,director
Jerry Rice, actor
Jerry Stiller, actor,producer
Jerry Weintraub, producer,actor
Jerry Fielding, composer
Jerry Abbot, actor
Jerry Abraham, costume department
Jerry Abrahamson, writer
Jerry Abramowicz, location management
Jerry Abrams, cinematographer,director,actor
Jerry Absel, composer
Jerry Adams, set decorator
Jerry Adams, actor
Jerry Adelman, writer,production manager
Jerry Adler, actor,director
Jerry Adler, producer,production manager
Jerry Adolphe, actor
Jerry Adriani, actor
Names like Jerry Jer, Jera, Jerad, Jerade, Jerae, Jerah, Jerahmy, Jerail, Jeral, Jerald, Jeraldean, Jeraldene, Jeraldi, Jeraldin, Jeraldine, Jeraldo, Jeraldy, Jeraldyn, Jeralee, Jeralene
Jerry Namesakes Posts having Jerry: Comments :Jerry is the English short form of several male as well as female names like Gerald , Gerard , Jeremiah , Jeremy, Jerome, George and Geraldine. Jerry was an Anglo-Saxon nickname in World War II for German soldiers, the German armed forces or Germany was used as a whole. Although the name is already in the First World War had been used, it was only later really consistently. Other common names were Fritz , Hun , Heini , herb and Boche. The name Jerry is most probably a short word formation from the word German back with reference to the same sounding name. As jerrycan is still the classic gasoline canister called tin. Similar to Jerry were soldiers of other powers called Tommy (British) or Ivan (Russian), as well as in the Vietnam War Charlie (Vietnamese). - Pete Chamorro
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Other variants of Jerry :Gerold Hieronymos Hieronymus Jeremiah Jeremy Ieremias Yirmiyahu Hieremias Jeronim Jerko Gerolt Jeroen Jeremias Jorma Jarkko Jarmo Jere Roni Gérald Géraldine Géraud Jérémie Jérôme Gerald Gerhold Geronimo Gearalt Gearóid Gerolamo Giraldo Girolamo Ieronimus Geraldo Jerónimo Jerônimo Jeremías Gerónimo Gerallt  English Boy Names :  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
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