Name Element GER

TYPE: Element

Meaning & History

Germanic element meaning "spear".
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: geirr (Ancient Scandinavian), gar (Anglo-Saxon)
GIVEN NAME DESCENDANTS: Aldegar, Ansgar, Ansigar, Berengar, Berengaria, Gerbern, Geretrudis, Gerfrid, Gerhard, Gerhild, Gerlach, Gerlind, Gernot, Gero, Gerold, Gertrud, Gerulf, Gervas, Gervasius, Hrodger, Leudagar (Ancient Germanic), Ásgeirr, Geirr, Hróarr, Hróðgeirr (Ancient Scandinavian), Hrothgar, Hroðgar, Osgar (Anglo-Saxon), Berenguer, Gerard, Òscar, Roger (Catalan), Gertruda (Czech), Ansgar, Asger, Gerhard, Oscar, Oskar, Roger (Danish), Geertruida, Gerard, Gerarda, Gerben, Gerhard, Gerlach, Gerlinde, Gerlof, Gerolf, Gerolt, Gerrit, Gertrude, Gertruida, Ludger, Oscar, Roger, Rogier, Rutger (Dutch), Garey, Garret, Garrett, Garry, Gary, Gerald, Geraldine, Gerard, Gertrude, Jarrett, Jarvis, Jerald, Jerold, Jerrold, Oscar, Roger, Gerrard, Gervase, Jerrard, Jervis, Rodger (English), Kerttu, Oskari (Finnish), Bérenger, Bérengère, Gérald, Géraldine, Gérard, Géraud, Gervais, Oscar, Roger, Gervaise (French), Gerrit, Jorrit, Jurryt (Frisian), Ansgar, Gerald, Gerhard, Gerhild, Gerlinde, Gernot, Gero, Gerold, Gertraud, Gertrud, Gervas, Ludger, Oskar, Roger, Rüdiger, Gerfried, Gerhardt, Gerhold, Gerulf, Luitger (German), Gellért, Gertrúd, Oszkár (Hungarian), Ásgeir, Geir, Óskar (Icelandic), Gearalt, Gearóid, Oscar (Irish), Oscar (Irish Mythology), Geltrude, Gerarda, Gerardo, Gervasio, Gherardo, Giraldo, Oscar, Ruggero, Ruggiero (Italian), Oskars (Latvian), Sjra (Limburgish), Gertrūda (Lithuanian), Ansgar, Asgeir, Geir, Gerhard, Oscar, Oskar, Roar, Roger (Norwegian), Gerard, Gertruda, Gerwazy, Oskar (Polish), Geraldo, Gertrudes, Gervásio, Olegário, Óscar, Rogério (Portuguese), Oscar (Portuguese (Brazilian)), Gertrúda (Slovak), Geraldo, Gerardo, Gertrudis, Gervasio, Olegario, Óscar (Spanish), Ansgar, Gerhard, Oscar, Oskar, Roger (Swedish), Gerallt (Welsh)
SURNAME DESCENDANTS: Belanger, Beringer, Garey, Garrard, Garret, Garrett, Garrod, Garry, Gary, Geary, Jarrett, Jarvis, Jervis, Rogers, Rogerson, Rodgers (English), Bélanger, Béranger, Béringer (French), Behringer, Beringer, Gerhard, Gerhardt (German), Ruggeri (Italian), Gerhardsson (Swedish)
PLACE NAME DESCENDANT: Gary (English)