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Gender: M Meaning of Gerard: "spear strength" Origin of Gerard: English and Irish from German

Definitely a grandpa name.

Famous People Named Gerard

Gérard Xavier Marcel Depardieu, French actor
Gerard Manley Hopkins, English poet
Gerard James Butler, Scottish actor
Gerard Arthur Way, American lead singer of My Chemical Romance
Gerard Damian Long aka Hodgy Beats, American rapper
Gerard Greene, Northern Irish snooker player
Gerard 't Hooft, Dutch theoretical physicist and Nobel prize winner
Gerard Pique, Spanish footballer
Gérard Houllier, French football manager

Pop Culture References for the Name Gerard

Gerard, Ray's cousin on "Everybody Loves Raymond"
Gerard Moore, father of Robert Gerard Moore (Tenant of Hollow Mill; Anglo-French cloth-weaver/master of cloth mill -- an "industrial version of the romantic hero"), in Charlotte Bronte's 1849 novel "Shirley"
Gerard Vermilye, ruined man-about-town in "John Halifax, Gentleman" (1856) by Mrs Dinah Craik
Gerard Mystery, character in the TV series, 'Martin Mystery'

Ged, Gere, Gerrard, Gerrick, Gerry, Girard, Jerrard, Jerry

Gerard's International Variations

Gérard (French) Gerhard (German) Gellert (Hungarian) Gerardo (Italian) Gerik (Polish) Jerardo (Spanish)

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