Jörg meaning and origin

Gender: Boy
Origin: Old Greek
Usage: German, Finnish, Swedish and Danish
Meaning: Farmer, Earthworker and Bauer
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Used predominantly in Swedish, Finnish, German and Danish, Jörg means "Farmer, Earthworker or Bauer" and is given to baby boys has its origin in Old Greek. Jörg is form of eminent and pious Georg. Georg is variant form of sacred and conifer George. Also Georg is variant of sacred Georgius. Georg's meaning is Earth and German Form of George came from Old Greek. Jörg is equivalent of Jörgen in German language..

Variants of Jörg

Georgios, Jorge, Georg, George, Jörgen, Georges, Georgius, Görgen, Jörn

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Popularity of Jörg

Jörg is immensely popular in Germany where every 1 in 400 have the name. Also it is popular in Switzerland. In Austria it is common while somewhat familiar in Netherlands, Sweden, Belgium and Norway. As per our evaluation, over 340000 babies have been bestowed Jörg around the globe.


Jörg in Nordic countries

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Namesakes of Jörg

    Jörg Immendorff, German painter, sculptor
  • Jörg Fauser, German writer, poet and journalist
  • Jörg Breu the Elder, painter of the German Danube school
  • Jörg Breu the Younger, painter of Augsburg
  • Jörg Friedrich, German author and historian
  • Jörg Demus, Austrian pianist
  • Jörg Zimmermann, German diplomat
  • Jörg Hoffmann, East German luger
  • Jörg Bastuck, German co-driver
  • Jörg Schmidt, East German sprint canoer
  • Jörg Schmidt-Reitwein, German cinematographer
  • Jörg Fischer, German guitar player
  • Jörg Burger, including an album, 'Triola im Fünftonraum'
  • Jörg Friess, retired East German triple jumper
  • Jörg Klocke, retired West German long jumper
  • Jörg Kachelmann, Swiss presenter
  • Jörg Lanz von Liebenfels, scientist
  • Jörg Schlaich, German structural engineer and is known internationally for his ground-breaking work
  • Jörg Sievers, retired goalkeeper and current goalkeeping coach of the German club Hannover 96
  • Jörg Jenatsch, Swiss political leader during the Thirty Years' War
  • Jörg Leichtfried, Austrian politician
  • Jörg Zander, German Formula One car designer
  • Jörg Müller, Dutch-born German BMW factory driver
  • Jörg Roßkopf, former professional German table tennis player
  • Jörg Böhme, German former footballer who played as midfielder
  • Jörg Albertz, retired German professional footballer
  • Jörg Jaksche, German former road bicycle racer
  • Jörg Buttgereit, German writer/director
  • Jörg Bergmeister, professional racing driver
  • Jörg Hoffmann, former freestyle swimmer from Germany,
  • Jörg Heinrich, German football manager and former football defender
  • Jörg Stiel, Swiss retired footballer
  • Jörg Drehmel, retired East German triple jumper
  • Jörg Freimuth, retired East German high jumper
  • Jörg Pfeifer, East German athlete
  • Jörg van Nieuwenhuijzen, retired Dutch football goalkeeper
  • Jörg Vaihinger, retired West German sprinter
  • Jörg Berger, German football manager and player
  • Jörg Müller, professional rider from 1985 to 1994
  • Jörg Koopmann, German photographer
  • Jörg Ahmann, beach volleyball player from Germany,
  • Jörg Landvoigt, retired German rower
  • Jörg Ziercke, served as the chief commissioner of the Federal Criminal Police Office of Germany

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