Given Name GERVASE

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: JUR-vəs  [details]

Meaning & History

English form of GERVASIUS. The Normans introduced this name to England in the Middle Ages, though it has since become rare.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Gero, Gervas, Gervasius (Ancient Germanic), Geirr (Ancient Scandinavian), Gervais (French), Gero, Gervas (German), Geir (Icelandic), Gervasio (Italian), Geir (Norwegian), Gerwazy (Polish), Gervásio (Portuguese), Gervasio (Spanish)
Entry updated October 11, 2012