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Jerry meaning and name origin

Jerry \j(er)-ry\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Jerry), is pronounced JARE-ee. It is of English origin. Used as an independent name, Jerry is also a short form of names beginning with Jer-. Actors/comedians Jerry Lewis and Jerry Seinfeld; actor Jerry Orbach.

Jerry has 5 variant forms: Gerrey, Gerry, Jerre, Jerrey and Jerrie.

For more information, see also related names Jaron, Gerald, Jeremiah, Jeremy and Jerome.

Baby names that sound like Jerry are Jerri and Jorry.

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Popularity of Jerry

Jerry is a very popular first name for men (#39 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#12401 out of 88799) (1990 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of the name Jerry for boys (2012 statistics). Compare Jerry with its variant forms and related boy baby names.
Popularity of name Jerry
Popularity of Jerry