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What does Jorg mean?

Jorg Pronunciation of Jorg [jorg] as a name for boys is a Greek name, and the meaning of the name Jorg is "farmer". Jorg is a German form of George (Greek): from Greek Georgios.

Associated with: greek, farmer.


29 relations via George: Egor, Georg, Georgi, Georgy, Giorgi, Goran, Gyorgy, Igor, Jerzy, Jiri, Joeri, Joran, Jorck, Jordi, Jorgan, Jorge, Jorgen, Joris, Jorn, Jory, Jurek, Jurgen, Jurik, Sior, Siors, Ygor, Yorgos, Yorik and Yuri.

Creative forms:
(male) Joro, Jurg, ..

(female) Jole, Jorgi, ..

Middle name pairings:
Jorg James (J.J.), ..

How popular is Jorg?

Jorg is a rare given name for men but a somewhat popular last name for all people (#118954 out of 150436, Top 79%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Popular variation forms of Jorg (unlisted) are George (#136 from current records), Jorge (#225), Jordi (#1175), Yuri and Jory. Usage of these relations of Jorg was at its apex 135 years ago (average #1600) and is now significantly reduced (#1107, 94%), with the version George becoming somewhat dated. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of George, Jordi, Jorge, Jory, Yuri in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Berg, Borg, Burg, Jarl, Jary, Jere, Jerk, Jiro, Jo, Joab, Joao, Job, Jobe, Joby, Jock, Jodi, Jody, Joe, Joed, Joel, Joey, John, Jon, Jona, Jonn, Joop, Joos, Joram, Jordy, Jorel, Joren, Jorey, Jori, Jorie, Jorim, Jorje, Joron, Jorry, Jose, Josh, Joss, Jove, Jovi and Juri. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jorg.

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