First name origin & meaning:
French: Spear warrior
First name variations: Gereldine, Gerry, Geri, Gerri, Gerrie, Gerhardine, Fitzroy, Fitzhugh, Fitzpatrick, Filz, Fits, Fyts, Fytz, Fitz, Gerard, Geraud, Gerardo, Gerhard, Gerhardt, Gerhart, Garold, Gerek, Gerrit, Garrod, Garrard, Gerbert, Girard, Girauld, Girault, Giraut, Gerry, Jerry, Jerard, Jarett, Jarrett
Last name origin & meaning:
English and French (Gérald): from the personal name
Gerald, Gérald, composed of the Germanic elements
gēri, gāri ‘spear’ + wald ‘rule’; it was
introduced to Britain from France by the Normans.