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Name George

Meaning:farmer, earthworkerTools:

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About the name George in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:English
Topics:Asteroid 3854 George, discovered 1983, Phonetic alphabet NY
Saints:George
US 2015 rank:#135     ... 134:Alex, 135:Everett, 136:George, 137:Eric, 138:Ivan ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Georg, Georges, Georgi, Georgie, Georgia, Georgine, Gergö, Gergõ, György, Jorge     Details
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About Georg/Georgia, the group of names with the same origin as George

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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Australia/NSWGraph2015 37,  2014 332013 54,  2012 63,  2011 57,  2010 73,  2009 74,  2008 66,  2007 74,  2006 72,  2005 67,  2004 61,  2003 60,  2002 68,  2001 74
England+WalesGraph2015 42014 7,  2013 10,  2012 12,  2011 12,  2010 9,  2009 11,  2008 12,  2007 12,  2006 14,  2005 18,  2004 17,  2003 16,  2002 15,  2001 16,  2000 17,  1999 18,  1998 17
England+Wales decadesGraph2014 7,  2004 17,  1994 21,  1984 71,  1974 83,  1964 54,  1954 35,  1944 21,  1934 10,  1924 3,  1914 3,  1904 3
Ireland 2015 90
New ZealandGraph2015 152014 25,  2013 35,  2012 26,  2011 30,  2010 37,  2009 35,  2008 30
Romania 2009 20
ScotlandGraph2015 532014 77,  2013 84,  2012 84,  2011 101,  2010 100,  2009 99,  2008 107,  2007 80,  2006 96,  2005 97,  2003 90,  2002 91,  2001 88,  2000 78,  1999 96,  1998 95
USA decadesGraph2000-2009 143,  1990-1999 105,  1980-1989 72,  1970-1979 53,  1960-1969 33
USA prevalence 1990 16
USA yearlyGraph2015 135,  2014 134,  2013 157,  2012 166,  2011 165,  2010 164,  2009 163,  2008 155,  2007 148,  2006 153,  2005 139,  2004 146,  2003 138,  2002 131,  2001 129,  2000 130,  1999 123,  1998 126,  1997 121,  1996 118,  1995 115,  1994 110,  1993 104
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