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 33 more alternative forms via George: Egor, Georas, Geordi, Geordie, Georg, Georges, Georgi, Georgie, Georgio, Georgios, Georgiy, Georgy, Gheorghe, Giorgi, Giorgio, Giorgios, Giorgius, Goran, Gyorgy, Gyuri, Igor, Jerzy, Jiri, Joran, Jorgan, Jorgen, Jurek, Jurgen, Jurik, Ygor, Yorick, Yorik and Yurik.Kreatif forms: Jorja, Jorjo, Jorke. [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)
The only other popular varying form of Jorge (#207 in 2014) is George (#134 in 2014). Forms like Gyuri are uncommon. Adoption of these boy names was at its highest during 1980-1989 (usage of 0.91%) and is now significantly lower (usage 0.8295%, down 8.8%). 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.