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Name Georg

Meaning:farmer, earthworkerTools:

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Languages of use:German, Scandinavian
US 2017 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:George, Georgi, Bjørg, Geert, Geir, Georges, Georgia, Georgie, Gerd, Gerd     Details
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About Georg/Georgia, the group of names with the same origin as Georg

Meaning/translation:farmer, earthworker
Language of origin:Old Greek
Info about origin, male:known from Saint George, legendary dragon slayer, patron saint of England (3th/4th century AD) and one of the 14 Holy Helpers
Words:georgos = the farmer, the earthworker  Old Greek
 ge = the earth  Old Greek
 ergo = to work  Old Greek
Topics:14 Holy Helpers
Variants' top ranks:1:Jirí Czechia 2015,  1:Georgi Bulgaria 2015,  1:Giorgi Georgia 2014,  3:George England+Wales 2017,  3:Georgia Australia/NSW 2001,  3:Giorgia Italy 2012,  5:Jorge Peru 2015,  9:Jürgen Germany 2005,  9:Jørgen Denmark 2005,  10:Egor Moscow 2014
Old/original forms:Georgios Old Greek
Name variants:Georgette, Georgia, Georgiana, Georgie, Georgina, Georgine, Gergana, Giorgia, Jirina, Jorgie, Jorja, Jörna, Jörne, Egor, Georg, George, Georges, Georgi, Georgios, Georgius, Gieri, Giorgi, Giorgio, Gjergj, Göran, György, Iouri, Iuri, Jerzy, Jirí, Jorck, Jordi, Jordy, Jörg, Jorge, Jörgen, Jørgen, Joris, Jörn, Jure, Jürg, Jürgen, Juri, Jurij, Jurka, Schorsch, Yorick, York, Yorrick, Yuri   Sortable list   Details

Popularity lists that contain the name Georg

Austria 1999 48
Austria prevalence 2015 30
Austria/Vienna 2002 47
Germany prevalence 2005 26
NorwayGraph2017 1092016 131,  2015 122,  2014 135,  2013 124,  2012 193,  2011 154,  2010 177,  2009 192,  2008 166
Sweden prevalence 2014 85
Switzerland 1997 532
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