Other Forms FormsGhovert, Goffert, Goofert, Gooverd, Goovert
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Meaning & History
Medieval Dutch variant form of Govaert. This name has never truly gone out of fashion and is still in use to this day. Known bearers of this name include the Dutch painter Govert Flinck (1615-1660) and the Dutch astronomer Govert Schilling (b. 1956).