What does Georg mean?
Georg /georg/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Greek origin, and the name Georg means "farmer". Georg is a variant transcription of George (Greek): Saint George. Gehrig is a familiar last name.
Georg has 33 related variations via George: Egor, Georas, Geordi, Geordie, Georges, Georgi, Georgie, Georgio, Georgios, Georgiy, Georgy, Gheorghe, Giorgi, Giorgio, Giorgios, Giorgius, Goran, Gyorgy, Gyuri, Igor, Jerzy, Jiri, Joran, Jorgan, Jorge▲, Jorgen, Jurek, Jurgen, Jurik, Ygor, Yorick, Yorik and Yurik.Kreatif forms: Georgga, Georggi, Georggiu. [more]
How popular is Georg?
Georg is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#39617 out of 150436, Top 26%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Georg and corresponding names. George (#134 in 2014) and Jorge (#207) are the popular varying forms of Georg (outside Top 1000). Forms like Jorgan are uncommon. These boy names were at the top of their popularity during 1980-1989 (usage of 0.91%) and are now significantly less widespread (usage 0.8295%, down 8.8%). Jorge (#207) is the most fashionable boy name in this compilation. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)