Origin:German
Popularity:2004
Meaning:spear ruler
Gerald as a boy's name is pronounced JARE-ald. It is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Gerald is "spear ruler".

Famous Geralds

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  • Gerald Ford
    United States President
  • Gerald Green
    Basketball Player
  • Gerald McCoy
    Football Player
  • Gerald McRaney
    TV Actor

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Source: Social Security Administration

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