Gerhard Name Meaning and Origin

Gerhard is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘Germanic’ origin. The baby name Gerhard means “Strong Like A Spear”.

 

Gerhard Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Germanic”

 

Gender:

Gerhard is a Boy name.

 

Pronunciation:

The pronunciation of the name is: “GER + hahrt”

 

Gerhard Name Meaning:

Gerhard is a Dutch, Swedish and German variant of Gerard. Gerard originates in Germanic languages and means “strong like a spear”. The famous bearers include Gerard Depardieu, a French actor, as well as Gerard Butler, a Scottish actor. Once a popular male given name, its usage has declined lately.

 

Religion:

It is a Christian baby name.

 

Syllable:

N/A

 

Variations or similar name:

Gerrit, Gerd

 

Famous people with this name:

Gerhard Fritz Kurt Schroder, 7th Chancellor of Germany;

Gerhard Johannes Paul Domagk, German pathologist; winner of the Nobel Prize;

Gerhard Heinrich Friedrich Otto Julius Herzberg, German-Canadian physicist; winner of the Nobel Prize;

Gerhard Ertl, German physicist; winner of the Nobel Prize;

Gerhard Trede, German composer

 

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