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What does Jeronimus mean?

Jeronimus Pronunciation of Jeronimus [jeron-imus] as a boys' name. The meaning of Jeronimus is "sacred name". Jeronimus is an alternate spelling of Geronimo (Italian, Greek): version of Jerome.


Jeronimus has 1 variant: Jeronimo.

2 more alternative forms via Geronimo: Heronimo and Hieronymus.

Creative forms:


Middle name pairings:
Jeronimus Khalid (J.K.), ..

How popular is Jeronimus?

Jeronimus is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#143847 out of 150436, Top 96%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Popular varying forms of Jeronimus (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000 are Jeronimo and Geronimo. Other forms, like Heronimo, are uncommon. These forms of Jeronimus were favored as baby names in the year 2011 (average #1986). (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Geronimo, Jeronimo in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Antonius, Artimus, Cronus, Decimus, Derrius, Germanicus, Gerontius, Hermus, Hieronimos, Hieronimus, Jarius, Jenarius, Jennings, Jeremias, Jerome, Jeromo, Jeromy, Jeron, Jerone, Jervis, Jesous, Junius, Leondaus, Septimus, Seraphimus, Sergius, Terrious, Terrius and Zenobius. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jeronimus.

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