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Gender Masculine

Meaning & History

Probably a Latinized form of a Germanic name with a first element deriving from ger "spear". Saint Gervasius was an early martyr from Milan whose remains were discovered in the 4th century.

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 586