What does Jorge mean?
Jorge /jor-ge/ [2 sylls.] 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.
Jorge▲ has 1 variant: Jorje.
Jorge▲ has 47 more alternative forms via George: Deorsa, Egor, Georas, Geordi, Geordie, Georg, Georges, Georgi, Georgie, Georgio, Georgiy, Georgy, Gheorghe, Giorgi, Giorgio, Goran, Gyorgy, Igor, Jerzy, Jiri, Joeri, Joran, Jorck, Jordi▼, Jorg, Jorgan, Jorgen, Joris, Jorn, Jory, Jurek, Jurgen, Jurian, Jurik, Seoirse, Seoras, Sior, Siors, Siorus, Ygor, Yiorgos, Yorgos, Yorick, Yorik, Yuri, Yurik and Yuriy.Kreatif forms: Jorja, Jorjo. [more]
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)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Jorge for boys. Jorge entered the list in 1910-1919 and reached its peak rank of #107 in the U.S. in the year 2000, and is presently at #207. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Popular varying forms of Jorge (#207 in 2014) are George (#134 in 2014), Jory and Jordi. Forms like Jurgen are uncommon. Usage of these boy names was at its highest in 1999 (usage of 0.5065%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.4148%, ▼18.1%), with the form Jordi becoming less in vogue. Jorge (#207) is the most trendy baby name among these. Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the boy name Jorge and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
A recommended similar baby name is Jorie. This name tends to be less commonly used than Jorge.