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Gender: Male

Usage: Jerry, of Hebrew origin, is a very popular first name. It is more often used as a boy (male) name.

People having the name Jerry are in general originating from Denmark, France, Greece, Ireland, Malta, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States of America.

For another variant of the name Jerry across the world, see Jeremiah.

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The Growth number corresponding to this first name is 4.

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The name Jerry is ranked on the 175th position of the most used names. It means that this name is very frequently used.

We estimate that there are at least 3237400 persons in the world having this name which is around 0.045% of the population.
The name Jerry has five characters. It means that it is relatively medium-length, compared to the other names in our database.

The graph below represents the number of people who were given the name Jerry for each year since 1900 in the U.S.A.:



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Jerry is a given name, used for both sexes. It is of Old English origin, and sometimes can be spelled Gerry, Gerrie, Geri, Jery, Jere, Jerrie, or Jeri. It is a diminutive form of Gerald, Gerard, Geraldine, Jeremy, Jeremiah or Jerome.


English: 1 (m.) Pet form of Jeremy or Gerald, or occasionally of Gerard and Jerome.
2 (f.) A comparatively rare variant of Gerry.

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