[ syll. ger-not, ge-rn-ot ] The baby boy name Gernot is pronounced as G-ERNAHT †. Gernot is of Germanic origin and it is used largely in the German language. The name is from the Germanic ger combined with the second element not (meaning 'need, hardship') or possibly hnod.
Gernot is not regularly used as a baby name for boys. It is not ranked within the top 1000 names.
A baby name that sounds like Gernot is the name Granite.
† approx English pronunciation for Gernot: G as in "grin (G.R.IH.N)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)"