What does Gershom mean?
Gershom [ger-shom] as a boys' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Gershom is "exile". Biblical name from Exodus.
Associated with: biblical.
(male) Gaelshom, Garshom, ..
(female) Gerdi, Gergo, ..
How popular is Gershom?
Gershom is an unusual first name for males. Gershom is an equally unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of Gershom and corresponding names. Gerson (#1695 the previous year) is the only prominent varying form of Gershom (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000. Adoption of this form of Gershom was at its highest in the year 2005 and is somewhat lower today. (2014 Birth Statistics)