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Germain (girl)

What does Germain mean?

Germain Pronunciation of Germain [ger-main] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Germain) has the meaning "brother; from Germany". Germain is a variant form of Germaine (Latin, French): feminine of Germain.

Variations

Germain has 3 variants: Germane, Germayn and Germayne.

6 more related forms via Germaine: Germana, Jarmaine, Jermain, Jermane, Jermayn and Jermayne.

2 masculine forms: Garmon and Jermaine.

Creative forms:
(female) Armain, Gemain, ..

(male) Geran, Germai, ..

Middle name pairings:
Germain Ayla (G.A.), ..

How popular is Germain?

Germain is an uncommonly occurring given name for females but a very prominent last name for all people (#5044 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. The only popular varying form of Germain (not ranked) is Germaine. Other forms, like Germayne, are uncommon. Adoption of this relation of Germain was widespread among parents 95 years ago (usage of 0.01%), but now, Germaine has gone out of style. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Germaine in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Germain and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Aerin, Bernadin, Carmin, Charmain, Derrin, Ermin (see Ermine), Geelan, Gemina, Gemini, Gemma, Gemmalyn, Geradine, Geralyn, Gerda, Gerdine, Geri, Gerianna, Gerianne, Gerie, Gerri, Gerrie, Gerta, Gertie, Gertina, Jordain, Karmin, Kerin, Kerrin, Kerstin, Lorain, Perrin, Sharmain, Terin and Terrin. These names tend to be more commonly used than Germain.


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