GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Italian
PRONOUNCED: je-ro-NEE-mo   [key]
Meaning & History
Rare Italian form of JEROME. The Apache chief Goyathlay was better known as Geronimo, the name given to him by the Mexicans.
Related Names
VARIANTS: Gerolamo, Girolamo
OTHER LANGUAGES: Hieronymos, Hieronymus (Ancient Greek), Jeronim, Jerko (Croatian), Hieronymus, Jeroen (Dutch), Jerome, Jerry (English), Roni (Finnish), Jérôme (French), Hieronymus (German), Ieronimus (Late Roman), Jerónimo (Portuguese), Jerônimo (Portuguese (Brazilian)), Jerónimo (Spanish)