George

George is a male first name and a surname. It belongs to the ten most frequent man names.

For the female form of the first name see Georgia.


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origin and meaning

The name George is a development of the Greek man name Geōrgios (Γεώργιος). Geōrgios is a derivative of geōrgos (γεωργός) “farmer”, a composition of (γῆ) “earth” and ergon (ἔργον) “work”.

Name day

holy George kills the kite

23. April, Georgitag, Feiertag holy George.

variants

acquaintance name carrier

persons

rulers

religiously

politician

writer

artist

physician

scientist

engineer, inventor, technical designer

economics

sportsman

military

institutions

of places and place names

other

see also

 

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