Gender Masculine
Scripts Ἱερώνυμος(Ancient Greek)
Pronounced Pron. hie-ə-RAWN-i-məs(English) hee-RO-nuy-muws(German) hee-eh-RO-nuy-muws(German) hee-yeh-RO-nee-muyz(Dutch)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Latin form of Jerome, formerly common in Germany and the Netherlands. Hieronymus Bosch was a 15th-century Dutch painter known for his depictions of the torments of hell.

Related Names

VariantsHieronymos(Ancient Greek) Jeroen(Dutch)
Other Languages & CulturesJeronim, Jere, Jerko(Croatian) Jeroným(Czech) Jerome, Jerry(English) Roni(Finnish) Jérôme(French) Geronimo(History) Gerolamo, Girolamo(Italian) Ieronimus(Late Roman) Hieronim(Polish) Jerônimo(Portuguese (Brazilian)) Jerónimo(Portuguese (European)) Ieronim(Romanian) Ieronim(Russian) Hieronym(Slovak) Jerónimo, Gerónimo(Spanish)

People think this name is

classic   mature   formal   upper class   wholesome   strong   refined   strange   complex   serious  

Name Days

Austria: February 8
Austria: September 30
Denmark: September 30


Entry updated December 7, 2022