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From Ottoman Turkish [Term?], from Persian گردن (gardan).

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Fun Facts about the name Gerdan

  • When was the first name Gerdan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Gerdan is Tuesday, September 30th, 1902.
  • How unique is the name Gerdan? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Gerdan. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Gerdan: Your name in reverse order is Nadreg. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aedgnr. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Gerdan born Aug 10, 1923

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 Germany approximately on 675. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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