Name: Jerome

Origin and Meaning of the Name Jerome

  • Meaning:
    Sacred name
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (jeh ROME), (ZHAY rome)
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Miscellaneous Info for Jerome

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  • Used in:
    English and French speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    The French form of the name is spelled Jérôme.

    St. Jerome is the patron saint of librarians, he translated the Bible from Greek and Hebrew into Latin.

    Jerome K Jerome was an English novelist.

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