What does Gary mean?
The meaning of Gary is "brave warrior".
Gary is generally used as a boy's name.
It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ga-ry.
The Given Name Gary
Gary is a great choice for parents looking for a more popular name.
A wonderfully classic name.
Wrap it up and take it home, Gary may just be the name you're looking for.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Gary Becker, Gary Busey, and Gary Carr.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 606 in baby name popularity for boys with 442 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.
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Gary Related Names
Variants of the name Gary include Garey.
Gary has the diminutive (nickname) Gare.
- Gary Becker ~ Nobel Prize for Economics 1992
- Gary Busey ~ Actor
- Gary Carr ~ Actor
- Gary Carter ~ Baseball Player
- Gary Cooper ~ Actor
- Gary Lineker ~ Soccer Player
- Gary Medel ~ Soccer Player
- Gary Oldman ~ Actor
- Gary Player ~ Golf Player
- Gary Sinise ~ Actor
- Gary Zimmerman ~ Football Player
It may all be in the numbers.
The numbers that make up your child's name.
Numerology may give you some insight.
Children named Gary are often big-hearted and envied but most of all they are read more >>
Gary Name Fun
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