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What does Gerolt mean?

Gerolt Pronunciation of Gerolt [gerolt] as a boys' name has its root in Old German, and the meaning of the name Gerolt is "spear ruler". Gerolt is a Dutch form of Gerald (Old German): from gār.

Associated with: spear (warrior), ruler (king).


Gerolt has 2 variants: Gerallt and Gerollt.

27 more related forms via Gerald: Garald, Garold, Garret, Gearalt, Gearoid, Ger, Geralde, Geraldo, Gerard, Geraud, Gere, Gerek, Gerhold, Gerik, Gerold, Gerolld, Gerrald, Gerrell, Gerri, Gerrild, Gerrold, Gerry, Geryld, Girault, Jerald, Jerold and Jerrold.

Creative forms:
(male) Geolt, Gorolt, ..

(female) Gergle, Gerla, ..

Middle name pairings:
Gerolt Andrew (G.A.), ..

How popular is Gerolt?

Gerolt is an uncommon first name for males. Gerolt is an equally rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Gerolt (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000 are Gerald (#764 from recent data), Gerard (#1086), Jerald, Jerold, Jerrold, Gerry, Gerold, Geraldo, Garold and Garret. Adoption of these forms of Gerolt was at its apex 85 years ago (usage of 0.9%) and is now significantly diminished, with versions like Gerald becoming somewhat outmoded. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Garold, Garret, Gerald, Geraldo, Gerard in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gerold, Gerry, Jerald, Jerold, Jerrold in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Gerard outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Aralt, Bertolt, Colt, Galt, Garett, Garnet, Garon, Garrat, Garrot (see Garret), Garrott, Geert, Gelett, Gemal, Gemali, Gemul (see Gamal), Geno, Geof, Geoff, Georg, Geraint, Gerall, Gerant, Gerhart, German, Germin, Gerome, Geron, Gerrall (see Jerrell), Gerred, Gerrey, Gerrie, Gerrit, Gerritt, Gerrity, Gerson, Gervas, Gery, Grant, Herold, Heroot (see Cherut), Holt, Jeroll and Kolt. These names tend to be more commonly used than Gerolt.

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