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.
Variants: For another variant of the name Jerry across the world, see Jeremiah.
Meaning: Spear ruler, Holy
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N.B. Sometimes it happens that another name has the same meaning. There is nothing surprising in this: both names have the same origin or the same numbers of numerology.
The Growth number corresponding to this first name is 4.
Qualities: Practical, Dependable
Ruling planet: Uranus
Colors: Blue, Gray
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.:
We do not have a name day for Jerry.
History and Origin
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.
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