What is the meaning of the name George?

The name George is primarily a male name of Greek origin that means Farmer.

The name George is a male given name of Greek origin, which means "farmer" or "earthworker." It was originally derived from the Greek name Georgios, which was composed of the elements ge (earth) and ergon (work).

The name George has been used widely throughout history and is associated with several notable figures, including Saint George, the patron saint of England, and several kings of England. It has also been a popular name for American presidents, including George Washington, George H.W. Bush, and George W. Bush.

In addition to its historical and cultural significance, the name George is also a popular choice for parents today. Its classic and timeless quality make it a popular choice for boys of all ages.

George Washington, first U.S. president. George Washington Carver, scientist. George Clooney, actor. George Michael, singer. George Harrison, singer/songwriter. George Lopez, actor/comedian. Prince George of Cambridge, son of UK's Prince William.

Different Spellings of the name George:


People who like the name George also like:

Oliver, Henry, Jack, Benjamin, Thomas, Theodore, William, Alice, Eleanor, Elizabeth, Charlotte, Grace, Violet, Lucy

Names like George:

Greg, Georgi, Grazia, Georgie, Gurij, Garrick, Giorgia, Georgia, Gracja, Garcia, Garza, Gerik, Gorgeous, Gjergj, Greco, Gracie, Girija, Georgios, Gheorghe, Grace, Giorgio, Gregg, Georgiy

Celebrity Babies with this Name:

George Elizabeth Wiley Morelli - daughter of Samira Wiley and Lauren Morelli , born 2021
George Siegel - son of Anna Belknap and Eric Siegel , born 2009
Oliver George Fichera - son of Dylan Dreyer and Brian Fichera , born 2020

Stats for the Name George

checkmark George is currently #100 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark George is currently #136 in U.S. births

Songs about George

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George - Petula Clark
George Jones on the Jukebox - Becky Hobbs
George Murphy - Tom Lehrer
George Of The Jungle - "Weird Al" Yankovic
George Washington Slept Here - Dean Friedman
Gorgeous George - Edwyn Collins
If George Strait Starts Dancin' - Cledus T. Judd
Janis, Jeanie and George Harrison - Redd Kross
Just George - Giles, Giles & Fripp
Madame George - Van Morrison
Oh, George - Foo Fighters
Ol' George Stopped Drinking Today - George Jones
Play Me Some George Jones Songs - Jimmy Martin
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