GERONIMO
GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: History
PRONOUNCED: je-ro-NEE-mo   [key]
Meaning & History
From Gerónimo, a Spanish form of JEROME. This is the better-known name of the Apache chief Goyathlay (1829-1909). It was given to him by the Mexicans, his enemies.
Related Names
OTHER LANGUAGES: Hieronymos, Hieronymus (Ancient Greek), Jerko, Jeronim (Croatian), Hieronymus, Jeroen (Dutch), Jerome, Jerry (English), Roni (Finnish), Jérôme (French), Hieronymus (German), Gerolamo, Girolamo (Italian), Ieronimus (Late Roman), Jerónimo (Portuguese), Jerônimo (Portuguese (Brazilian)), Gerónimo, Jerónimo (Spanish)
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