George
Origin/Usage
Greek
Pronunciation
JORJ
Meaning
Farming man
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George originates in Greek language and means "farming man". As a masculine given name it has been used over centuries, and in different spellings all over the world. Popular within royalty, it was borne by numerous princes, kings and emperors. More recently, the famous bearers include two former US Presidents, George H. W. Bush and George W. Bush, as well as George Clooney, an American actor.

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Famous Georges

George W. Bush - former US President
George Gershwin - musician
George Lucas - filmmaker
George Clinton - musician
George H.W. Bush - former US President
George Washington - former US President
George Davis - baseball player
George Clooney - actor
George Harrison - musician
George Strait - singer, actor

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