What does Gerardo mean?
(male) Gerargo, Gerarlo, ..
(female) Gerare, Gerarne, .. Middle name pairings:
Gerardo Eliseo (G.E.), ..
How popular is Gerardo?
Gerardo is a very prominent first name for men (#372 out of 1220, Top 30%) and also a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#13386 out of 150436, Top 9%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Gerardo entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its apex rank of #206 in the U.S. in the year 1996, and is at #417 presently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Gerard (#1086 from current records), Gerhard, Gerhardt, Gerry, Girard and Jerardo are the prominent related forms of Gerardo (#417 from current records). Other forms, like Gherardo, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Gerardo was well-received among parents in the 1950s (usage of 0.1%) and has become significantly diminished since (usage 0.05%, ▼50.9%), with versions like Gerry becoming less in vogue.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Abelardo, Araldo, Baiardo, Bajardo (see Bayard), Bardo, Barnardo, Bernardo, Bernhardo (see Bernard), Brando, Bucardo, Duardo, Eberado, Eberardo, Edgardo▼, Edoardo, Eduardo, Edwardo, Everado, Everardo, Ferdo, Fernando, Garald, Gard, Gearey, Geary, Gedalio (see Gedaliah), Gennaro, Geordi, Geraint, Gerald▼, Geralde, Geraldo, Gerall, Gerallt, Gerant, Gerasim, Germano, Gerold, Gerrald, Gerred, Gerrey, Gerrie, Gerrit, Gervasio, Gervaso (see Gervase), Geryld, Gevaria (see Gevariah), Gevarya (see Gevariah), Giraldo, Godard, Goraidh, Grady▲, Graidy, Graydon, Helado (see Heladio), Heraldo, Hernando, Jeraldo (see Jerald), Leonardo▲, Nardo, Perdido, Renado, Renaldo, Renardo, Reynardo and Ricardo. These names tend to be less frequently used than Gerardo.See names in meaning and etymology.