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Name Georg

Meaning:farmer, earthworkerTools:

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About the name Georg in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:German, Scandinavian
US 2015 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 2012,  3:George England+Wales 1924,  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,  13:Georgiana Romania 2009
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, 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
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Austria 1999 48
Austria prevalence 2015 30
Austria/Vienna 2002 47
Germany prevalence 2005 26
NorwayGraph2015 1222014 135,  2013 124,  2012 193,  2011 154,  2010 177,  2009 192,  2008 166
Sweden prevalence 2014 85
Switzerland 1997 532
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