|Pronunciation||📣 \j(o)-rge, jor-ge\|
|Number in U.S||👶 133,000|
|Rate in 2021||527|
|Name origin||🌍 Mexican|
Historical origin and etymology
Etymology and historical origin:
The English name George has Spanish and Portuguese versions which are called Jorge; the same in both languages. The original version of Jorge is “Georgos” which means “farmer”.
Jorge was the name of a famous military soldier in the Roman army who refused to denounce his religious faith and therefore martyred. He is believed to rescue a lady from the power of the devil. It is a kind of Spanish legend. Thus, the name Jorge is widely used and loved by Spanish and Portuguese people. They admire Jorge too much because of its holy aspect. English people also welcomed the new coinage and used it as they were used to using George in their language and this event helped a lot in popularizing Jorge as a good name.
Personality traits of the boy named Jorge:
He is a hero! In many cases, the negative meaning of it. He is so competitive and active. He likes to get along with different types of people who are somehow having a competition with him. He likes to take risks and experience new things; whether no matter safe or dangerous.
He likes to be the leader of any kind of group he joins. He has the power to control his teammates. So, it is a wise choice to select him for being the boss. He dresses like a boss!
He is almost always a confident person. He does everything with determination and is always sure about the result. He uses his innovative and productive sense to get the best results. He believes in his abilities and tries to jump from the obstacles as much as he can. He is a good thinker. He has brilliant ideas for the first time he wants to start a new project. He is a good starter rather than a good finisher. He aims to provide a method for producing the most important things to be able to get a good outcome.
Moreover, he likes to create harmony and conflicts. He enjoys doing so. He can specialize in philosophy, religion, and tradition. He follows his own rules in them.
He is a mind-reader. He knows exactly what is going on in people's minds and predicts their reactions. So, he is so good at choosing his friends and controlling his relationships.
People react to his name as they feel he is very powerful and strong. They are right. He is the man. He shares his power with difficult matters. He likes to be egocentric. Sometimes, people think that he is very wealthy even if he is not actually.
If you like to see his characters fast, look at him here; he is ambitious, successful, individualistic, powerful, strong-willed, inventive, and independent.
His likely careers: curator, engineer, keeper of the department store, teacher, president, architect, planner, and writer.
Lucky colors: all shades of yellow, cream, gold, and bronze.
Lucky day: Sunday.
The Popularity of the name Jorge:
As the Latino-Hispanic population was raised in America, the name Jorge started to grow in this country. The first entrance of the name Jorge was in the 1920s. it started to grow more and more over long periods of time, but the growth was guaranteed. After about seven decades, the name reached its popularity. In this century, that was the first time Jorge was placed in the top 100 most favorable names in the United States. Its English equivalation “George” was a universal word and so does Jorge (with its Spanish and Portuguese root).
Even if Jorge has not got popularity in the United States, it is widely used in Spanish and Portuguese nations. In California and Texas, Jorge has reached the high-rank results; where the Hispanic-Latino people live mainly more.
It was recorded more than 120,000 times in SSA Database over the past nine decades.