PRONOUNCED: hee-RO-nee-muws (German) [key]
Meaning & History
Latin form of JEROME
used in Germany and the Netherlands. Hieronymus Bosch was a 15th-century Dutch painter known for his depictions of the torments of hell.
OTHER LANGUAGES: Jeronim, Jerko (Croatian), Jerome, Jerry (English), Roni (Finnish), Jérôme (French), Gerolamo, Geronimo, Girolamo (Italian), Ieronimus (Late Roman), Jerónimo (Portuguese), Jerônimo (Portuguese (Brazilian)), Jerónimo (Spanish) |