Gary

Colors Related to this Name: Blue

Qualities Related to this Name: Romantic, Nurturing

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #578 in 2013 and #560 in 2014.

Famous People

Gary Busey (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Gary Coleman (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Gary Dourdan (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Gary Sinise (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Gary Cooper (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Gary Cole (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Gary Indiana (Writer), Gary Allan (Singer)

Meaning

In English

Origin: Medieval short form of Germanic compound names beginning with gari ‎(“spear”)/geri ‎(“spear”), such as Gerard, Gerald, or Gerbert. Cognate with the Scottish and Irish Gaelic name Garaidh.

Meaning(s):

-A city in South Dakota

-A town in Indiana, and other US places named for persons with the last name Gary.

-( male name -comes from the last names language-), popular from the 1940s to the 1970s.

-(last name patronymic -comes from the Middle English language-)