Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. GWEE-do(Italian)
GEE-do(German)
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Meaning & History

Latinized form of Wido. This was the name of two 11th-century saints. Other notable bearers include 11th-century music theorist Guido d'Arezzo, 13th-century poet Guido Cavalcanti, and 17th-century painter Guido Reni.

Related Names

VariantVeit(German)
Other Languages & CulturesWido(Ancient Germanic) Vid(Croatian) Vít, Vítek(Czech) Guy(English) Guy(French) Wide(Frisian) Vid, Vida(Hungarian) Gvidas(Lithuanian) Wit, Witek(Polish) Vít(Slovak) Vid(Slovene)
Surname DescendantGuidi(Italian)
User SubmissionGuidó

Popularity

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Name Days

Austria: May 4
Austria: June 12
Denmark: September 12
Estonia: June 15
Italy: June 12
Italy: November 4

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Entry updated December 3, 2009