What does Gerrie mean?
Gerrie [ger-rie] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Gerrie) has its root in Old German, and the meaning of the name Gerrie is "spear ruler". Gerrie is a version of Geraldine (Old German): feminine of Gerald.
(female) Gemrie, Giorie, ..
(male) Gerre, Gerried, .. Middle name pairings:
Gerrie Denisse (G.D.), ..
How popular is Gerrie?
Gerrie is a rare first name for women but a somewhat popular surname for all people (#77472 out of 150436, Top 51%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Gerrie was first listed in 1930-1939 and reached its apex rank of #1374 in the U.S. during 1940-1949, but is not found in the list currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Prominent alternative forms of Gerrie listed in the Top 2000 are Geraldine (#1653 a year ago), Geri, Gerri, Gerry, Jere, Jeri, Jerrie and Jerry. Other variants, like Gerie, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Gerrie was more pronounced among parents during 1930-1939 (adoption of 0.54%) and has become much reduced since (adoption 0.01%, down 99.1%).
Gerrie is alike in pronunciation to Jerae, Jeree, Jerree, Jerrey, Jerri▼ and Jorie. Other recommended names are Arrie, Barrie, Berdie, Bernie, Berree (see Berry), Berri, Berrie, Berrit, Berrte (see Bertha), Bertie▼, Carrie▼, Cerria, Cherrie, Corrie▼, Derrin, Derrine, Dorrie, Gardie, Gauri, Genie, Gennie, Georgie▼, Gerarde, Gerde, Gerrica, Gerte, Gertie▼, Glorie, Gowri, Harrie, Henrie, Karrie▼, Kerri▼, Kerria, Kerrie▼, Kerril, Kerrin, Kerrine, Korrie, Lorrie▼, Mercie, Merree, Merri, Merrie, Merril, Merrile, Perri, Perrie, Perrin, Perrine, Perris, Sherrie▼, Terie, Terree, Terri▼, Terrie▼, Terrin, Terrye, Torrie, Verdie▼, Verlie and Vernie▼. These names tend to be more commonly used than Gerrie.See names in meaning and etymology.