Irish variation of Gerard
"spear strength"

Garrett Origin and Meaning

The name Garrett is boy's name of Irish origin meaning "spear strength".
Garrett, also spelled with one 't', is an Irish-inflected name that was in the Top 100 in the nineties, but has now slipped in popularity.

Perhaps best known now as a Twilight name--Garrett was a vampire in Stephanie Meyer's Breaking Dawn-- there have also been Garretts on Boston Legal and as Jack Nicholson's astronaut character in Terms of Endearment. Garrett Morris is a SNL alum.

Related options: Garrison, Gerrit, Garrick and Garth.
# 402 in the US

Garrett Rank in US Top 1000

Garrett Popularity

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Famous People Named Garrett

  • Garrett BirkhoffAmerican mathematician
  • Garrett Keith GomezAmerican jockey
  • Garrett WattsAmerican Youtuber/Viner
  • Garrett Gonzalez MorrisAmerican actor/comedian
  • Garrett EcstasyAmerican musician
  • Garrett John HedlundAmerican actor
  • Garrett NeffAmerican model
  • Garrett WangAmerican actor
  • Garrett WeberGale, American Olympic swimmer
  • Garrett McIntyreAmerican football player
  • Garrett HartleyAmerican football player
  • Garrett ChisolmAmerican football player
  • Garrett GrahamAmerican football player
  • Garrett Richard WangAmerican actor
  • Garrett James HardinAmerican ecologist and population researcher
  • Garrett Gedrickson of actor Jason Gedrick
  • Garrett HilbertAmerican YouTuber of Dude Perfect
  • Garrett GeeAmerican YouTuber of The Bucket List Family
  • Garrett David Duggar (b. 2018)son of American reality television personalities Joseph and Kendra Duggar

Garrett in Pop Culture

  • Garrett Reynoldspolice officer on TV's "Pretty Little Liars"
  • Garrett Russellcharacter on TV's "Medium"
  • Garrettcharacter on TV's "The Client List"
  • Garrett Xander Lambertcharacter on TV's "Community"
  • Garrett Spengermain character on TV's "I Didn't Do It"
  • Garrettthe main protagonist of the videogame series "Thief"