"to complete"

Gomer Origin and Meaning

The name Gomer is boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "to complete".
Gomer is that rare beast, a unisex biblical name. Gomer was both a son of Japheth (and therefore grandson of Noah), and the wife of the prophet Hosea. It has lingering associations with the hayseed Gomer Pyle character, but may just about be ready for rehab.

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Famous People Named Gomer

  • Gomereldest son of Japheth in the Bible
  • (James) Gomer Berry1st Viscount Kemsley, Welsh newspaper publisher
  • Gomer Thomas JonesAmerican college football coach
  • Gomerthe (obviously) female, prostitute wife of the prophet Hosea in the Bible

Gomer in Pop Culture

  • Gomer Pylecharacter from TV's "The Andy Griffith Show" and "Gomer Pyle, USMC"