What is the meaning of the name Gereon?
The name Gereon is primarily a male name of German origin that has an unknown or unconfirmed meaning.
Originally a Late Roman name, Gereon became a more commonly used name in the Germanic region. It possibly means "old man" from the Greek geron.
Famous bearers: Saint Gereon, 4th century martyr from Cologne. Gereon Goldmann, German Franciscan priest and part of the resistance against the Nazis in World War II.