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5/29/2020, 9:30 PM Mike C update #108
2/28/2019, 2:08 PM Mike C update #102
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2/12/2007, 1:03 AM Mike C earliest recorded revision

Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. GEH-reh-awn(German)

Meaning & History

Possibly derived from Greek γέρων (geron) meaning "old man, elder". This was the name of a saint martyred in Cologne in the 4th century.