Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. JUR-vəs
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Meaning & History

English form of Gervasius. The Normans introduced this name to England in the Middle Ages, though it has since become rare.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesGero, Gervas, Gervasius(Ancient Germanic) Geirr(Ancient Scandinavian) Gervais(French) Gero(German) Geir(Icelandic) Gervasio(Italian) Geir(Norwegian) Gerwazy(Polish) Gervásio(Portuguese) Gervasio(Spanish)

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Entry updated October 11, 2012