Submitted Names Starting with G

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Getter f Estonian
Meaning uncertain, perhaps related to Margareeta. Famous bearers are pop star Getter Jaani (1993-) and football player Getter Laar (1989-).
Getúlia f Portuguese (Rare)
Portuguese form of Getulia.
Getulia f Italian, Spanish
Feminine form of Getulius.
Getúlio m Portuguese
Portuguese form of Getulius. A bearer of this name was Getúlio Vargas (1882-1954), former president of Brazil.
Getulio m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of Getulius.
Getulius m Late Roman
Variant spelling of Gaetulius, a name that has two possible etymological origins. One is that it means "inhabitant of Gaeta", which is an Italian city that ultimately derives its name from Greek kaiétas meaning "cave"... [more]
Geuel m Biblical
Geuel, the son of Machi of the Tribe of Gad, was a scout sent to Canaan prior to the crossing of the Jordan River according to Numbers 13:16.
Geukher f Karakalpak
Karakalpak form of Gohar.
Geulegolio m Korean
Korean form of Gregory.
Geumhee f Korean
From 금 and 熙 "bright, splendid, glorious".
Geun m Korean
From Sino-Korean 近 "near, close" or 根 "root; foundation". A famous bearer is Korean Neo-Confucian scholar Kwon Geun (1352–1409).
Geun-hye f Korean
From Sino-Korean 槿 "hibiscus" and 惠 "favor, benefit, confer kindness". A famous bearer is South Korean president Park Geun-hye (1952-).
Geunhyung m Korean
From Sino-Korean 近 "near, close" or 根 "root; foundation" and 亨 "smoothly, progressing, no trouble".
Geun-seok m Korean
From Sino-Korean 根 "root; foundation" and 碩 "great, eminent; large, big".
Geurim f Korean
Korean "able" + "beautiful jade".
Geu-rin f Korean (Modern, Rare)
From an adaptation of the English word green.
Geuru m & f Korean (Modern)
From native Korean 그루 (geuru) meaning "trunk, stem, stalk; stump, stock."
Geut f Hebrew
Means "tide" in Hebrew.
Geva m & f Hebrew (Modern, Rare)
Place name in Israel, meaning ''hill''.
Geva f Medieval German, Old Danish
Short form of names with the Germanic name element geb "gift".
Gevez f Kurdish
Means "dark red, maroon" in Kurdish.
Gevherhan f Ottoman Turkish
Gem (kohar) of the khan
Gevork m Armenian
Variant of Gevorg.
Gewargis m Assyrian
Syriac form of George.
Gewher f Kurdish
Derived from Kurdish cewher meaning "diamond".
Gewrê f Kurdish
From Kurdish gewr meaning "grey".
Geyla f Medieval Jewish, Jewish (Archaic)
Variant of Gela recorded in what is now Germany from the 11th century onwards.
Geyse f Portuguese (Brazilian)
Of unknown origin and meaning.... [more]
Geythild f Faroese
Faroese younger form of Gauthildr.
Geyti m Faroese
Faroese form of Gautr.
Geza m Banat Swabian
Banatswabian form of Géza.
Gëzim m Albanian
Derived from Albanian gëzim "happiness; cheerfulness".
Gezina f Dutch
Variant spelling of Gesina.
Gezine f Dutch
Variant spelling of Gesine.
Gezing f Kurdish
Means "nettle" in Kurdish.
Gézuka m Hungarian
Diminutive form of Géza.
Ghaanim m Arabic (Rare)
Variant transcription of Ghanem, only found in Maldives.
Ghaaniyah f Arabic
Means "beautiful".
Ghabriela f English (New Zealand)
Variant of Gabriela.
Ghadah f Arabic
Variant transcription of Ghada.
Ghadeer f Arabic
Variant transcription of Ghadir.
Ghafir m Arabic
Derived from Arabic غفر (gafara) meaning "to forgive, to excuse, to pardon". Also compare Ghafur, which is closely related.
Ghafira f Arabic
Feminine form of Ghafir.
Ghafran m Lebanese
Ghafran is an attributive name of prophet Muhammad. Its means absolution or salvation.
Ghafur m Arabic, Tajik
Derived from the Arabic adjective غفور (ghafur) meaning "forgiving", which is ultimately derived from the Arabic verb غفر (gafara) meaning "to forgive, to excuse, to pardon". Also compare Ghafir, which is closely related.... [more]
Ghaibullah m Arabic, Afghani
Derived from the Arabic noun غيب (ghaib) meaning "absence, the unseen, that what is hidden or concealed" combined with the Arabic noun الله (Allah) meaning "God" (see Allah).
Ghaith m Arabic
Variant transcription of Ghayth.
Ghajini f Dogri
Meaning "Patient" and "Independent".
Ghaleb m Arabic
Alternate transcription of Ghalib.
Ghali m & f Arabic, Arabic (Maghrebi)
From Arabic غَالِي (ḡālī) meaning "expensive, dear, precious" (see Ghaliya).
Ghalia f Arabic
Variant transcription of Ghaliya.
Ghana f English (Modern, Rare)
Influenced by the country in Africa of the same name.
Ghania f Arabic (Maghrebi)
Derived from Arabic غني (ghaniyy) meaning "rich, wealthy, prosperous".
Ghanim m Berber
Means "reed" in Amazigh.
Ghareeb m Arabic, Jewish
Arabic transcription of Gershom.
Ghasem m Persian
Persian form of Qasim.
Ghatola f Pashto
Means "tulip" in Pashto.
Ghatotkacha m Indian, Hinduism
From घटोत्कच (Ghaṭotkaca), meaning "bald pot" in Sanskrit. He is a great warrior and the son of Bhima and Hidimbi in the Mahabharata.
Ghazal f Persian
This name is derived from an Arabic word of the same name which is a form of lyrical love poetry.
Ghazala f Pashto, Punjabi, Pakistani
From Arabic غَزَالَة (ḡazāla) meaning “gazelle”.
Ghazaleh f Persian
Means "doe, gazelle" in Persian.
Ghazali m Malay
From the name of Al-Ghazali, a Sunni Muslim philosopher and theologian.
Ghazaros m Armenian (Rare)
Armenian form of Lazarus.
Ghazi m Ottoman Turkish, Arabic
Means "War Champion, Hero, Conqueror" in Arabic.
Ghazwa f Arabic
From the Arabic غَزْوَة (ḡazwa) meaning "raid, attack", sometimes also referring to the expeditions of Muhammad.
Gheed f Arabic
This name means the beautiful woman of the heavens.
Gheleyn m Medieval Dutch
Variant form of Gisleyn.
Gheorghi m Bulgarian
Bulgarian form of George.
Gheraldu m Corsican (Rare)
Corsican form of Gerald.
Gherardesca f Medieval Italian
Feminine diminutive of Gherardo.
Gherardina f Corsican
Corsican feminine form of Gerard.
Gherardu m Corsican
Corsican form of Gerard.
Gherasim m Romanian
Romanian form of Gerasimos.
Ghetsis m Popular Culture (Modern)
Romanization of ゲーチス (G-Cis)
Ghevont m Armenian
Variant of Leonid.
Ghijsberdina f Dutch
Feminine form of Ghijsbert.
Ghilas m Kabyle
Short form of Aghilas.
Ghileyn m Medieval Dutch
Variant form of Gheleyn.
Ghillie f & m Scottish, English
The origin of this word dates from the late 16th century, from the Scottish Gaelic gille, "lad, servant", cognate with the Irish giolla.
Ghinda f Medieval Romanian
Either a contracted form of Ghenadia or a derivation from Romanian acorn.
Ghisleno m Italian (Rare)
Italian form of Ghislain, used sporadically in central and northern Italy.
Ghisola f Italian (Archaic)
Apparently an Italian form of the Germanic name Gisila, Gisla.
Ghisolabella f Medieval Italian
Combination of Ghisola, and bella meaning "beautiful". Ghisolabella was the sister of Venedico Caccianemico, a thirteenth century Italian politician... [more]
Ghita f Scandinavian
Variant of Gita.
Ghita f Arabic (Maghrebi)
Of unknown meaning.
Ghiwarghis m Ancient Aramaic
Aramaic form of Georgios (see George). It is given among Eastern Christians to honouring Saint George.
Ghiyas m Persian
Means "help, assistance, support, protection" in Persian.
Ghjacinta f Corsican
Feminine form of Ghjacintu.
Ghjacintu m Corsican
Corsican form of Hyacinthus via Giacinto.
Ghjacumetta f Corsican
Feminine form of Ghjacumu (compare Giacometta).
Ghjacumina f Corsican
Feminine form of Ghjacumu.
Ghjacumu m Corsican
Corsican form of James via Giacomo.
Ghjaseppina f Corsican
Feminine form of Ghjaseppu.
Ghjenuveffa f Corsican
Corsican form of Genevieve.
Ghjilormina f Corsican (Archaic)
Feminine form of Ghjilormu (compare Jéromine).
Ghjilormu m Corsican
Corsican form of Hieronymus via Girolamo.
Ghjirolma f Corsican
Feminine form of Ghjirolmu.
Ghjiseppina f Corsican
Feminine form of Ghjiseppu.
Ghjorghju m Corsican
Corsican form of George.
Ghjuda m Corsican
Corsican form of Judah.
Ghjudice m Corsican (Archaic), Medieval Corsican
Derived from Corsican ghjudice "judge", this was used as a personal given name in medieval Corsica.
Ghjudita f Corsican
Corsican form of Judith.
Ghjuliana f Corsican
Corsican form of Juliana.
Ghjulianu m Corsican
Corsican form of Julianus.
Ghjulietta f Corsican
Diminutive of Ghjulia (compare Giulietta).
Ghjuliu m Corsican
Corsican form of Julius.
Ghjurghjina f Corsican
Feminine form of Ghjorghju.
Ghjustina f Corsican
Feminine form of Ghjustinu.
Ghjustinu m Corsican
Corsican form of Justinus.
Ghjustu m Corsican (Archaic)
Corsican form of Justus. The name coincides with Corsican ghjustu "just, fair, honorable, upright".
Ghjuvacchinu m Corsican
Corsican form of Joachim.
Ghjuvanmarcu m Corsican
Combination of Ghjuvan and Marcu.
Ghjuvannina f Corsican
Feminine form of Ghjuvanni.
Ghjuvan'Paulu m Corsican
Combination of Ghjuvan and Paulu.
Ghmerti m Georgian Mythology
Derived from Georgian ღმერთი (ghmert'i), from Old Georgian ღმერთი ‎(ɣmerti), and ultimately from Proto-Kartvelian *ɣamort- meaning "God". Ghmerti is the supreme god in Georgian mythology and head of all the other deities... [more]
Gholib m Tajik
Tajik form of Ghalib.
Ghotai f Pashto
Means "bud" in Pashto.
Ghufron m Tajik (Rare)
Tajik form of Ghufran.
Ghugas m Armenian
Armenian form of Luke.
Ghukas m Armenian, Ancient Armenian
Old and modern Armenian form of Luke.
Ghulom m Tajik
Tajik form of Ghulam.
Ghunan m Mongolian
Means "three-year-old tiger or bull" in Mongolian.
Ghvtisavar m Georgian (Rare)
Basically means "I am God's man" in Georgian (literally: "I am of God"), derived from the archaic Georgian adjective ღვთის (ghvtis) meaning "of God, godly" (see Ghvtiso) combined with Georgian ვარ (var) meaning "I am".
Ghvtiso m Georgian (Rare)
Derived from the archaic Georgian adjective ღვთის (ghvtis) meaning "of God, godly". Also compare modern Georgian ღვთაება (ghvtaeba) meaning "god, deity" and ღვთიური (ghvtiuri) meaning "godly, divine".... [more]
Ghwaze m Circassian
Circassian masculine name meaning "leading light".
Ghwch'e m Circassian
Circassian masculine name meaning "blacksmith".
Ghwsch'ine m Circassian
Circassian masculine name meaning "iron-eyed".
Gia m Vietnamese
Means "excellent" in Vietnamese.
Gia m Georgian
Variant of Gio, which is a short form of Giorgi and sometimes also of Grigol.... [more]
Giabella f English (American)
Combination of Gia and Bella. Giabella was given to 19 girls in 2017.
Giacchinu m Sicilian
Sicilian form of Gioacchino.
Giachem m Romansh
Variant of Jachiam.
Giachen m Romansh
Romansh form of Jacob.
Giaches m Medieval French (Italianized), Medieval Italian
Italianized form of Jaches, which is a rare variant form of the medieval French name Jachet (a diminutive of Jacques)... [more]
Giachet m Medieval French (Italianized), Medieval Italian
Italianized form of Jacquet, which is a medieval French diminutive of Jacques. Also compare Giaches and Giacomo... [more]
Giacintu m Sicilian
Sicilian form of Giacinto.
Giaco m Piedmontese
Piedmontese form of James.
Giacobba f Italian, Sardinian
Feminine form of Giacobbe.
Giacomaccio m Italian
Diminutive of Giacomo.
Giacomedda f Sicilian
Sicilian form of Giacometta.
Giacometta f Italian
Diminutive of Giacoma.
Giacomuccio m Medieval Italian
Medieval Italian diminutive of Giacomo, as -uccio is an Italian masculine diminutive suffix.
Giacomuzza f Sicilian
Diminutive of Giacoma and Giacuma.
Giacopo m Italian
Variant of Jacopo.
Giacquelina f Italian
Italian form of Jacqueline.
Giacu m Sardinian
Sardinian form of Giacomo.
Giacuma f Sicilian
Sicilian form of Giacoma.
Giacumina f Sicilian
Sicilian form of Giacomina.
Giacuminu m Sicilian
Diminutive of Giacumu.
Giacumu m Sicilian
Sicilian form of Giacomo.
Giacun m Romansh
Romansh form of Jacob, traditionally found in the Surselva region.
Giaele f Italian
Italian form of Jael.
Giagu m Sardinian
Sardinian form of James.
Giahan f Vietnamese (Modern, Rare)
It means happy family.
Giàime m Sardinian
Sardinian form of Giacomo.
Giairo m Italian (Rare)
Italian form of Jair.
Giakinf m Russian
Russian form of Hyakinthos (see Hyacinthus).
Giambettino m Italian
Combination of Gian and Bettino.
Giammarco m Italian
Combination of Gian and Marco.
Giammilla f Judeo-Italian (Archaic)
Judeo-Italian name derived from Arabic Jamila.
Gian m Romansh
Romansh form of John.
Giana f Italian, English
Italian feminine form of Giano.
Gianbattista m Italian
Combination of Gianni and Battista, given in honour of Saint John the Baptist. Although it was the most common compound name in the Tratte of office holders in the Florentine Republic from 1282-1532, it's now not as common as Giambattista.
Giancarla f Italian
Feminine version of Giancarlo
Giandaniele m Italian
Combination of Gian and Daniele.
Giandomenico m Italian
Combination of Gian and Domenico.
Gianfelice m Italian
Combination of Gian and Felice.
Gianfresco m Italian
Contraction of Giovanni and Francesco.
Giangentile m Italian
Combination of Gian and Gentile.
Giangiacomo m Italian
Combination of Gian and Giacomo.
Giangiorgio m Italian
Combination of Gian and Giorgio.
Giáni m Lombard
Lombard form of Gianni.
Giani m Romanian (Rare)
Romanian borrowing of Gianni.
Gianira f Greek
It means ‘nymph from the sea.’
Gianmario m Italian (Rare)
Combination of Gian and Mario.
Gianmatteo m Italian
Combination of Gian] and Matteo].
Giannakis m Greek
Modern Greek diminutive of Giannis, as it contains the modern Greek diminutive suffix -άκης (-akis). This name is typically only used informally, meaning: it does not appear on birth certificates.
Gianneddu m Sicilian
Diminutive of Gianni.
Giannelli m Italian, Popular Culture
Diminutive of Gianni. This is the name of Giannelli Imbula who was born as Gilbert Imbula. He is born to Congolese parents.
Giannica f Italian
Diminutive of Gianna.
Gianninu m Sicilian
Diminutive of Gianni.
Giannos m Greek
Variant of Giannis.
Giannuzza f Sicilian
Diminutive of Gianna.
Giannuzzu m Sicilian
Diminutive of Gianni.
Gianpietro m Italian
Combination of Gianni and Pietro.
Gianrico m Italian
Combination of Gian and Rico 2.
Gianroberto m Italian
Combination of Gian and Roberto.
Gianstefano m Italian
Combination of Gian and Stefano.
Giant-despair m English (Puritan), Literature
Character in Pilgrim's Progress.
Giantommaso m Italian
Combination of Gian and Tommaso.
Gianumberto m Medieval Italian
Combination of Gian] and Umberto].
Gianvincenzo m Italian
Combination of Gian and Vincenzo.
Gianvito m Italian
Combination of Gianni and Vito.
Giáp m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 甲 (giáp) referring to the first Heavenly Stem, itself associated with wood.
Giasemi f & m Greek
Alternate transcription of Greek Γιασεμί (giasemí) meaning "jasmine" (see Giasemí).
Giasmin f Italian (Modern, Rare)
Modern Italian phonetical variant of Jasmine (Compare the more traditional variant of Gelsomina).
Giasone m Italian
Italian form of Jason.
Giasono m Italian
Variant of Giasone.
Giasuni m Sicilian
Sicilian form of Giasone.
Giatgen m Romansh
Variant of Giachen, traditionally found in central Grisons.
Giavanina f Italian (Anglicized, Rare, Archaic, ?)
This name appears on a handful of women of Italian descent in the USA of the late 1800s. However, there is no trace of it in Italy itself. This strongly points to a typo, a mishearing or a mistake by the census takers of the time.
Gibb m English
Variant of Gib.
Gibbe m West Frisian
Variant of Gabbe, or a short form of Giselbert.
Gibbon m Medieval English, Manx (Archaic)
Medieval English diminutive of Gib, itself a short form of Gilbert.
Gibbs m English
Diminutive form of Gilbert.
Gibby m English
Diminutive of Gilbert or Gibson.
Gibeah m & f Biblical Hebrew
Found in the Old Testament in Hosea 5:8. Meaning Unknown.
Gi-beom m Korean
From Sino-Korean 起 "rise, stand up; go up; begin" and 範 "pattern, model, rule, law".
Gibi f & m English (American, Rare, ?)
A very rare name. Could be related to Gabby or something similar.
Gibson m English
Transferred use of the surname Gibson.
Gibuld m Ancient Germanic, History
Variant short form of Gebavultus. Gibuld was the name of a 5th-century king of the Alamanni, a Germanic tribe.
Gică m Romanian
Diminutive of George.
Gicu m Romanian
Diminutive of George and Gheorghe.
Gid m Mormon
Nephite military officer.
Gid m English
Short form of Gideon.
Gida m Nanai
Means "spear" in Nanai.
Giddianhi m Mormon
Chief of Gadianton robbers (c. AD 16-21).
Giddonah m Mormon
Amulek's father.
Giddy m English
Diminutive of Gideon.
Gídeon m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Gideon.
Gidéon m French (Rare)
French form of Gideon.
Gideoni m Biblical
Gideoni was a member of the house of Benjamin according to Numbers 1:11. He was the father of Abidan.
Giđeš f Sami
Derived from Sami giđđa 'spring.'
Gidget f Literature, Popular Culture
Originally from a novel by Frederick Kohner, which was made into a movie. Gidget's real name was Franzie.
Gidgiddonah m Mormon
Nephite commander.
Gidgiddoni m Mormon
Nephite commander.
Gidiu m Sicilian
Truncated form of Egidiu.
Gie f English
Diminutive of Giselle.