Gary Scully in the US

  1. #2,518,105 Gary Schoenberger
  2. #2,518,106 Gary Schreffler
  3. #2,518,107 Gary Schrum
  4. #2,518,108 Gary Schuck
  5. #2,518,109 Gary Scully
  6. #2,518,110 Gary Searle
  7. #2,518,111 Gary Sechrist
  8. #2,518,112 Gary Shattuck
  9. #2,518,113 Gary Shew
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Meaning & Origins

Transferred use of a surname, which is probably derived from a Norman personal name of Continental Germanic origin, a short form of any of the various compound names beginning with gar ‘spear’. One bearer of this surname was the American industrialist Elbert Henry Gary (1846–1927), who gave his name to the steel town of Gary, Indiana (chartered in 1906). In this town was born the theatrical agent Nan Collins, who suggested Gary as a stage name for her client Frank J. Cooper, who thus became Gary Cooper (1901–61). His film career caused the name to become enormously popular from the 1930s to the present day. Its popularity has been maintained by the cricketer Gary Sobers (b. 1936; in his case it is in fact a pet form of Garfield) and the footballer Gary Lineker (b. 1960). It is now often taken as a pet form of Gareth.
42nd in the U.S.
Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Scolaidhe‘descendant of the scholar’, from scolaidhe ‘scholar’.
3,628th in the U.S.

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