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What does Gerome mean?

Gerome Pronunciation of Gerome [gerome] as a name for boys has its root in Greek, and the meaning of the name Gerome is "sacred name". Gerome is a version of Jerome (Greek): from Hieronymos.

Associated with: greek.


9 different relations via Jerome: Geronimo, Gerrie, Gerry, Hierome, Jairome, Jeroen, Jeromo, Jerrome and Jerrone.

Creative forms:
(male) Garome, Geromo, ..

(female) Gerole, Gerote, ..

Middle name pairings:
Gerome Aayden (G.A.), ..

How popular is Gerome?

Gerome is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent surname for all people (#58257 out of 150436, Top 39%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Gerome was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its peak rank of #1613 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gerome name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Geronimo, Gerry and Jerome (#838 from recent data) are the prominent variation forms of Gerome. Other forms, like Gerrie, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Gerome was at its most widespread 9 decades ago (median #1162) and is now much reduced.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gerome, Geronimo, Gerry, Jerome in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Gerome and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Gerome is pronounced similarly to Jereme. Other recommended names are Bartome, Gardie, Garmen, Garold, Garon, Garrie, Garve, Garvie, Gearoid, Gene, Geno, Geof, Geoff, Geordie, Georg, George, Georgie, Ger, Gerald, Geralde, Gerall, Gerant, Gerard, Geraud (see Gerald), Gere, Gerek, Geremia, Gerhold, Gerik, German, Germane, Germin, Gerold, Gerolld (see Gerald), Gerollt (see Gerald), Gerolt, Geron, Gerred, Gerrey, Gerri, Gerrit, Gerrold, Gershom, Gerson, Gervas, Gervase, Gery, Geryld, Gomer, Gordie, Gore, Graeme, Gram, Graye, Grover, Jeromy, Jerone, Lerone, Merom, Prime, Rome and Tome. These names tend to be more commonly used than Gerome.

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