Gerit - Meaning of Gerit

What does Gerit mean?

[ syll. ge-rit, ger-it ] The baby boy name Gerit is also used as a girl name. It is pronounced as JHEHRihT †. Gerit is largely used in the Frisian language and its origin is Germanic. Gerit is a Frisian contraction of the name Gerhard (English, German, and Scandinavian) and a Frisian variant spelling of the name Gerrit (English and Frisian), and it is also a variant of the name Gerard (English, French, and Dutch).

See also the related categories, frisian and germanic (german).

Gerit is unusual as a baby name for boys. It is listed outside of the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Gerit include Jarit, Jerit, Geordie, Gerado, Gerahd, Gerard, Gerarrd, Geraud, Gerrard, Gerrett, Gerritt, Girard, Jackard, Jacquard, Jahred, Jakard, Jaqard, Jaquard, Jaquarde, and Jarad.

† approx English pronunciation for Gerit: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)"

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