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What does Gur mean?

Gur Pronunciation of Gur [gur] as a boys' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Gur is "cub, young lion".

Associated with: lion.


Gur has 4 variants: Guri, Guriel, Gurion and Guryon.

Creative forms:
(male) Garr, Gury, ..

(female) Gli, Guna, ..

Middle name pairings:
Gur Jaxston (G.J.), ..

How popular is Gur?

Gur is an unusual first name for men but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#106477 out of 150436, Top 71%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Gur has not been ranked in the Top 2000 so far. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Similar Names

Gur is pronounced similarly to Gaer, Gair, Geir, Gore, Gower and Guaire. Other recommended names are Ger, Gun, Gus, Guy and Nur. These names tend to be more commonly used than Gur.

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