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What does Jorge mean?

Jorge Pronunciation of Jorge [jorge] as a boys' name is pronounced HOR-hay. It is of Spanish, Portuguese and Greek origin, and the meaning of Jorge is "farmer". Variant of George. Baseball player Jorge Posada.

Associated with: greek, farmer.


Jorge has 1 variant: Jorje.

25 more alternative forms via George: Georg, Georges, Georgi, Georgie, Georgy, Giorgi, Goran, Gyorgy, Jerzy, Jiri, Joeri, Joran, Jorck, Jordi, Jorg, Jorgan, Jorgen, Joris, Jorn, Jory, Jurek, Jurgen, Jurik, Yorgos and Yorik.

Creative forms:
(male) Jerge, Jorse, ..

(female) Jorji, Jorjo, ..

Middle name pairings:
Jorge August (J.A.), ..

How popular is Jorge?

Jorge is a very popular first name for males (#175 out of 1220, Top 14%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#6450 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Jorge entered the list in 1920-1929 and reached its peak rank of #107 in the U.S. in the year 2000, and is presently at #225. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its variant form and related boy names. Popular varying forms of Jorge (#225 in 2015) are George (#136 in 2015), Jordi (#1175), Jory, Jorje and Georgie. Other forms, like Jurik, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Jorge was at its highest in the 1880s (usage of 4.4%) and is now significantly lower (usage 0.3%, 94.1%).

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

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Dodge, Hodge, Jerae, Jere, Jerre, Jobe, Jodie, Joe, Jonte, Joram, Jorden, Jordy, Jorel, Joren, Jorey, Jori, Jorie, Jorim, Joron, Jorrel, Jorry, Jose, Josue, Jove, Lodge, Rodge, Sarge, Serge and Verge. These names tend to be less commonly used than Jorge.

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