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Gender: Male Pronunciation: hor-hay (Spanish); Zhor-zhe (Portuguese) Origin of Jorge: Spanish and Portuguese variation of George Meaning of George: Greek, "farmer" Jorge's Popularity in 2017: #237

The name Jorge is a boy's name of Spanish, Portuguese origin. Jorge is ranked #237 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like International Variations of George and discussed in our forums with posts like "What would be the perfect twin?".

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The classic Jorge is one of the most popular and classic Spanish names for boys in the US. Some Latine families pronounce it the same way as George.

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Famous People Named Jorge

Jorge Mario Bergoglio, birth name of Pope Francis
Jorge Alfredo Vega, American child actor
Jorge Alberto Negrete, Mexican charro
Jorge Luis Borges, Argentinian author
Jorge Ibarguengoitia, Mexican author
Jorge Ramos, Mexican journalist
Jorge Herralde, Spanish editor and author
Jorge Cuesta, Mexican author
Jorge Fernando Garcia, American actor
Jorge Lorenzo, Spanish motorcycle racer
Jorge Fernando Pinheiro de Jesus, Portuguese footballer
Jorge Luis Sampaoli, Argentine football manager
Jorge Luis Linares, Venezuelan boxer
Jorge Masvidal, American mixed martial artist
Jorge Paulo Agostinho Mendes, Portuguese football agent
Jorge Rafael Posada, Puerto Rican baseball player
Jorge González, Argentine pro wrestler

Pop Culture References for the name Jorge

Jorge, Nina's pet dog in the television series "Clifford's Puppy Days"
Jorge, character on TV's "Bunk'd"
Jorge Castillo, character on "How to Get Away with Murder"