Gary Tavenner in the US

  1. #7,019,228 Gary Tasich
  2. #7,019,229 Gary Tateosian
  3. #7,019,230 Gary Tauer
  4. #7,019,231 Gary Tautkus
  5. #7,019,232 Gary Tavenner
  6. #7,019,233 Gary Tavis
  7. #7,019,234 Gary Teagarden
  8. #7,019,235 Gary Teaman
  9. #7,019,236 Gary Tearston
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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.
English: occupational name for an innkeeper, Anglo-Norman French taverner (Old French tavernier, Late Latin tabernarius from taberna ‘shop’, ‘inn’).
26,223rd in the U.S.

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