Gershom

Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name Gershom

Gershom

Exile

The biblical name was borne by the son of Moses it means ‘exile’ in Hebrew but usually interpreted as ‘sojourner’, derived from ger sham ‘a stranger there’.

Meaning:

Exile

Origin:

Hebrew

Gender:

For a boy

Popularity:

Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names

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