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Jerome Name Meaning

French (Jérôme) and English: from the medieval personal name Jérôme (French), Jerome (English), from Greek Hieronymos (see Hieronymus). This achieved some popularity in France and elsewhere, being bestowed in honor of St Jerome (?347–420), creator of the Vulgate, the standard Latin version of the Bible. English (of Norman origin): from a personal name, Gerram, composed of the Germanic elements gar, ger ‘spear’ + hraban ‘raven’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Gerome, Temme, Trone, Ergle, Croce, Rome, Frome, Jerue, Eroh, Deramo

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Jerome Family Origin

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Jerome Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Bootmaker

    2%
  • Carman

    2%

In 1881, the most common Jerome occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Jerome's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Bootmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jerome. A less common occupation for the Jerome family was Carman.

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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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