Garrett: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Garrett

Garrett

Pronunciation: GA-rit (key)

Origin of the name Garrett:

Transferred use of the surname that evolved from Gerald (spear rule) and Gerard (brave with a spear). Var: Garett, Garret, Garritt. Pet: Garry, Gary.

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My son Garrett (age 26) will tell you that it is necessary to have an introduction like "My name is ....otherwise
people miss the beginning and end consonants coming up with similar sounding names... "Eric? Derrick? Jarred?" Just a minor frustration....

Nicknames for Garrett: | Edit

Garry, Gary, G, Rett

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Garrett Hedlund (b. 1984), American actor
Garrett Neff (b. 1984), American model
Garrett Wang (b. 1968), American actor
Garrett Weber-Gale (b. 1985), American Olympic swimmer
Garrett McIntyre (b. 1984), American football player
Garrett Hartley (b. 1986), American football player
Garrett Chisolm (b. 1988), American football player

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Garrett, blind male protagonist in the animated feature film "Quest for Camelot"

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