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Gervais boy

First name origins & meanings:

  1. German: Spear carrier
  2. Spanish: Warrior

First name variations: Garry, Garrie, Garvey, Garvie, Garvin, Gervis, Gervase, Garrick, Garri, Gare, Gari, Garie, Gary, Gervase, Gervaise, Gervasius, Gervaso, Gervayse, Gerwazy, Jarvey, Jarvis, Jervis, Garvas, Gervasy, Gervasio

Last name origins & meanings:

  1. French: from the Norman personal name Gervase, of disputed etymology. The name was borne by a certain St. Gervasius, around whom a cult grew up following the discovery of his remains in Milan in 386.
  2. A family Gervais from Bordeaux was in Quebec city by 1665; another bearer of the name, from La Rochelle, went to Quebec city in 1669; one from Normandy was in Île d’Orléans by 1672; one from Paris had removed to Montreal by 1676; and one from Brittany had settled in Quebec city by 1697.
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