"sacred name"

Hieronymous Origin and Meaning

The name Hieronymous is a boy's name of German, Dutch origin meaning "sacred name".

A name used in Germany and Holland as a form of Jerome, it's the unlikely moniker of fictional detective Hieronymous "Harry" Bosch.

Famous People Named Hieronymous

  • Hieronymous Bosch16th century Dutch painter

Hieronymous in Pop Culture

  • Hieronymus 'Harry' Boschdetective from Michael Connelly's 'The Black Echo'

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