[ 2 syll. ge-rol(d), ger-o-ld ] The baby boy name Gerold is pronounced JHEH-R-owLD †. Gerold's language of origin is Germanic, and it is predominantly used in English and German. Gerold is a spelling variant of Gerald (English and German).
Gerold is a rare baby name for boys. At the modest peak of its usage in 1939, 0.008% of baby boys were named Gerold. Its ranking then was #615. The baby name has since slipped in popularity, and is of only very light use now. In 2018, out of the group of boy names directly related to Gerold, Gerald was the most widely used.
Baby names that sound like Gerold include Gerolld, Gerollt, Gerrild, Girauld (French), Jarlaeth, Jarlaith, Jarlayth, Jarleath, Jarleeth, Jerald (English), Jerold (English), Jerrald, Jerrold (English), Geralt, Geroldo, Giraldo (Italian), and Jeraldo (Spanish).
† Pronunciation for Gerold: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)"