What does Gerrard mean?
Gerrard /ger-rard/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Old German origin, and Gerrard means "spear ruler; spear brave". Gerrard is an alternate spelling of Gerald (Old German): from gār. Gerrard is also a variation of Gerard (Old German).
Gerrard has 1 variant: Girard.
Gerrard has 33 more different relations via Gerald, Gerard: Garald, Garrard, Garrat, Garratt, Gearalt, Gearard, Gearoid, Geralde, Geraldo, Gerardo▲, Geraud, Gerhard▼, Gerhardt, Gerhart, Gerhold, Gerold▼, Gerolld, Gerrald, Gerrell, Gerri, Gerrild, Gerrold, Gerry▼, Geryld, Gherardo, Giraud, Jarard, Jerald▼, Jerard, Jerardo, Jerarrd, Jerrard and Jerrold▼.Kreatif forms: Gerrardgi, Gigerrard, Guerrard. [more]
How popular is Gerrard?
Gerrard is an unusual given name for men but a very prominent last name for all people (#14724 out of 150436, Top 10%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Gerald (#816 last year), Geraldo, Gerard, Gerardo (#402), Gerhard, Gerold, Gerry, Jerald and Jerrold are the popular varying forms of Gerrard (not ranked) rated in the Top 1000. Variants like Garrard are seldom used. These boy names were at the peak of their popularity during 1940-1949 (usage of 0.4586%) and have become significantly less widespread since (usage 0.0869%, ▼81.1%), with forms like Gerald, Gerold, Gerry, Jerald and Jerrold falling out of fashion. Gerardo (#402) is the most chic boy name among these. Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of Gerrard and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Gerrard is pronounced similarly to Jarrard. Like Gerrard, this name is not frequently used.