Gerry - Meaning of Gerry

What does Gerry mean?

[ 2 syll. ger-ry, ge-rry ] The baby girl name Gerry is also used, and more often so, as a boy name. It is pronounced as JHEHR-iy- †. Gerry has its origins in the Germanic language and it is used largely in English.

Gerry is a familiar form of the English, French, and German Geraldine in the English language.

Gerry is also a spelling variant of the English and German Geri in the English language.

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Gerry is unusual as a baby girl name. Its usage peaked in 1939 with 0.018% of baby girls being named Gerry. It was #471 in rank then. The baby name has dropped out of favor since then, and is used only on a very modest scale today. Among all girl names in its family, Gerry was nevertheless the most commonly used in 2018. Though there were times from 1921 to 1939 when more girls than boys were given the name Gerry, the name is today more frequently used for boys. In 1959, 4 times more boys than girls were given the name Gerry.

Baby names that sound like Gerry include Geri, Gerie, Gerree, Gerrey, Gerri, Gery, Gerey, Gerrie, Gezer, Gezere, Jakar, Jasher, Jawahir, Jerah, Jeree, Jeri, Jerri, Jerry, Jeru, and Jorai.

† Pronunciation for Gerry: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"

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