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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Boy. Ranked #2585 most popular

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What does the name "German" mean?

German (English): From Germany

The name "German" is of English origin and it means "From Germany". It's a name commonly given to boys. There are 2 other names that are similar to this one.

G is for glitter, the spark that is you.

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.

A is for able, for you surely are.

N is for nice, need I say more?

Your name in reverse order is "Namreg". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Reagnm". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "German" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of German? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 8,814 babies born with the name German in the United States. That's more than enough Germans to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1882 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "German" was in 1991 with a total of 304 babies.

According to the 1977 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "German" is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 11 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1977. Across the entire United States a total of only 87 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name German popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name German in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the new england region? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named German

German Burgos

German Burgos is a football biography. German was born in 1969 in Mar del Plata, Argentina.


Germán Lux

Germán Lux is a football biography. Germán was born in 1982 in Carcarana, Argentina.


Past life for German born May 15, 1940

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Poland approximately on 1700. Your profession was trainer and holder of the fine animals, birds, and insects.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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