Name: Gentry

Origin and Meaning of the Name Gentry

  • Meaning:
    Well-born, noble; courteous
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  • Gender:
    Both
  • Pronunciation:
    (JEN tree)
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Miscellaneous Info for Gentry

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    The surname Gentry is a variation of the last name Gentle. In English, 'the gentry' are the class of society who own land. It has come into infrequent use in the U.S. as a first name for girls, although it is not traditionally a first name.

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