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What does Jerry mean?

Meaning of the name JerryGeraldineJeraleeGerryJeraldeenGeralynneGerrilynGerickaGerrianneJerleneGeriJerrileenGeraldeaneGeralynGearldineGeraldeJericaJeriGerlindaGerianneGeraldeneGerriJerriGerdineGeraldyneJeraldine

[ 2 syll. jer-ry, je-rry ] The baby girl name Jerry is also used as a boy name, with the latter form being far more popular. It is pronounced as JHEHR-Riy- †. Jerry's language of origin is Germanic and it is predominantly used in English. Jerry is a diminutive of the English, French, and German Geraldine.

See also the related form, the name Jerica.

Jerry is an unusual baby girl name. Its usage peaked modestly in 1939 with 0.045% of baby girls being named Jerry. It had a ranking of #275 then. The baby name has experienced a steep decline in frequency since then, and is of only irregular use today. Among all girl names in its family, Jerry was nevertheless the most frequently used in 2018. In the last century Jerry has mainly been a boy name. There were 68 times more boys than girls who were named Jerry in 1967.

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

† Pronunciation for Jerry: 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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