Gerard Name Meaning

Gerard meaning

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The masculine name Gerard is used in American. Other countries in which name gerard being used are , Anglo, Australian, , British, Chinese, Dutch, , English, French, German, Irish, Netherlands, Polish, Swedish. Gerard is not very commonly used baby name for boy. Ranked at 575 in top 1000 names.

Gerard is also used as baby girl name in countries Australian, dutch.

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Variant Names of Gerard:

Garrard, Garrat, Garratt, Garrett, Gearard, Gerardo, Geraud, Gerhard, Gerhardt, Gerhart, G,  Garrard,  Garrat,  Garratt,  Garrett,  Gearard,  Gerardo,  Geraud, Gerhard,  Gerhardt,  Gerhart,  Gerrard,  Ge, Garrard, Garrat, Garratt, Garrett

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Popularity Rank :

Gerard name was top ranked at 216 position in American during year 1930and most recently ranked at 669 position in American during year 2012


Name Gerard has been Most Popular throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 886 position. 57504 numbers of people were named Gerard so far in last 100 years. (SSA) More about rank of Gerard

Gerard Numerology :
Personality No. 11. People with name Gerard tend to be charismatic, cooperative, intuitive, and have a pleasing personality with a gentle manner. Person with Gerard having 11 as Personality number work hard to gain confidence and overcome in-born shyness. As a child, and into your early twenties, nervous energy may have caused you to bite your nails or express your nervousness in other ways. You are extremely sensitive and intuitive. More Numerology

More About Name : Gerard

  •  It is derived from Irishand Germanic origins. From Germanic roots, its meaning is brave with the spear - in this context, Gerard can be used in the Dutch and English languages. Two-element name derived from the elements 'ger' meaning spear; 'hart' meanin

  • Derived from the Old High German Gerhart (spear strength, brave with the spear), which is composed from the elementsger (a spear) and hart (hearty, brave, strong)

  • Gerard name was introduced from the Normans to England in the 11th century and was used more commonly than the similar name Gerald in the Middle Ages. The name was used regularly till the 17th century and saw a revival in the 19th century and today used m

Name Analysis of Gerard

Character Analysis of Gerard : Persons with the name Gerard,are imaginative, creative, insightful and helpful. Person may tend to choose to be a loner.

Love Life of Gerard : Persons are very sexually active and irrepressible, fiery. Their stimuli are in fact also the mind.

Name Letter Analysis of Gerard

G : Persons are an intellectually active person with loads of drive and the ability to make things happen

E : Persons are freedom-loving, sensual and enthusiastic

R : Persons feel things strongly and their rich, intense inner life emanates outward

A : Persons are their own person: ambitious and freethinking

R : Persons feel things strongly and their rich, intense inner life emanates outward

D : Persons are grounded and pragmatic

Astrological (Vedic) Aspect of Name Gerard

Acoording to vedic astrology , Rashi for the name Gerard is Kumbha and Moon sign associated with the name Gerard is Aquarius.

The name Gerard has Air element. Saturn is the Ruling Planet for the name Gerard . The name Gerard having moon sign as Aquarius is represented by The Water Bearer and considered as Fixed .

Normally, people with the name Gerard like to work independently. They are easily able to make friends.

Other name options, having Aquarius moon sign are name starting with : Ga, Gi, Gu, Ge, Go, Sa, Si, Su, Se, So, Sh, Sk, Sl , Sm,Sn, Sp, Sr, St, Sv, Sw, Sy.

Nakshatra (Vedic) of Name Gerard

The name Gerard is suitable for baby born in Dhanishta nakshatra

Dhanishta Nakshatra: "Most famous", also Shravishthā "swiftest"

Lord: Mangala (Mars)
Symbol : Drum or flute
Deity : Eight vasus, deities of earthly abundance
Indian zodiac: 23°20' Makara - 6°40' Kumbha
Western zodiac 19°20' Aquarius - 2°40' Pisces
Other name options, having Dhanishta nakashatra are name starting with : Ga,  Gi,  Gu,  Ge.

Famous Name Gerard

  • Gerard Segú

    a Spanish football player. He is a defensive midfielder best known for his precision passes.Gerard began his career with the FC Barcelona youth system. In 1996-97 he made his professional debut with Bara B. As a 17 year old he was signed by Valencia CF. He debuted in the Primera Divisin on August 31, 1997. He appeared in 11 matches his first season with Valencia. For the 1998-99 season Gerard was loaned to Deportivo Alaves. He would go on to have a breakout season scoring 7 goals in 29 appearances for the club. After a successful season with Alaves,


  • John Gerard

    was an English herbalist famous for his herbal garden. After being educated in Willaston near Nantwich he started to study medicine and travelled widely as a ship's surgeon. From 1577 on, he supervised the gardens of William Cecil, Lord Burghley in London. In 1595 Gerard became a member of the Court of Assistants in the Barber-Surgeon's company, in 1597 he was appointed Junior Warden of the Barber-Surgeons, in 1608 Master of the same.In 1596, he published a list of plants cultivated in his garden at Holborn, still extant in the British Museum, and in 1597 his famous Great Herbal. In 1633 an enlarged and amended version was printed. Gerard used the Materia Medica of Dioscorides, the works of the German botanists Fuchs and Gesner and the Italian Matthiolus. The 1597 and 1633 editions are commonly referred to as Gerard's Herbal.


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