Low German variation of Gerhard"ruler with the spear"
Gerrit Origin and Meaning
The name Gerrit is boy's name of German, Dutch origin.
An undiscovered cousin of Garrett and Gerard. Gerrit has some merit, especially for its arty credentials as the name of several Old Master painters.
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- Gerrit SmithU.S. Congressman from New York
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