Name Element GOSTI

Type Element
Scripts гость(Church Slavic)

Meaning & History

Slavic element meaning "guest".
Given Name DescendantsGustav(Danish) Gustaaf(Dutch) Kustaa, Kyösti(Finnish) Gustave(French) Gustaf, Gustav(German) Gusztáv(Hungarian) Gustavo(Italian) Gustavs(Latvian) Gustav(Norwegian) Gustaw, Dobrogost, Miłogost(Polish) Gustavo(Portuguese) Gustavo(Spanish) Gösta, Göstav, Gustaf, Gustav(Swedish)
Surname DescendantsGustafsson, Gustavsson(Swedish)

Sources & References

  • Rick Derksen, Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (2008), page 180
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