What does Fitzgerald mean?
Fitzgerald /fi-tz-ger-ald/ [3 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Old French and Old German origin, and the meaning of Fitzgerald is "son of the spear-ruler". Middle name of John F. Kennedy, and the last name of his grandfather, who was known as "Honey Fitz".
Related boy name: Fitz.
Fitzgerald has 1 feminine form: Geraldine.Kreatif forms: Fatzgerald, Fintzgerald. [more]
How popular is Fitzgerald?
Fitzgerald is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#390 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Fitzgerald for boys. Fitzgerald has yet to be recorded in the Top 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)