Submitted Names Starting with G

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Giorgitsa f Greek
Diminutive of Giorgia.
Giorgiuzza f Sicilian
Diminutive of Giorgia.
Giorgo m Greek
Variant of Giorgos.
Giorgy m Russian (Anglicized, ?)
Possibly a form of George or a variant transcription of Gyorgy.
Giorno m Popular Culture
This name is used in the anime 'JoJo's Bizarre Adventure' by protagonist Giorno Giovanna. It means "day" in Italian.
Giorsal f Scottish (Rare)
Possibly a Gaelic form of Griselda. It was often Anglicized as Grace.
Giosef m Ladin
Ladin form of Joseph.
Gioseffa f Ladin
Feminine form of Giosef.
Giosepe m Sardinian
Sardinian form of Joseph.
Giosia m Italian (Rare)
Italian form of Josiah.
Giöthilda f Swedish (Archaic)
Swedish younger form of Gauthildr.
Giotis m Greek
Short form of Panagiotis.
Giovacchino m Italian (Tuscan)
Tuscan Italian variant of Gioacchino.
Giovambattista m Italian
Combination of Giovanni and Battista, referring to Saint John the Baptist.
Giovan m Italian
Short form of Giovanni.
Giovana f Portuguese (Brazilian), Spanish (Latin American), Italian (Archaic), American (Hispanic)
Portuguese and Hispanic variant of Giovanna as well an Archaic Italian from, making it the Archaic feminine form of Giovani.
Giovanca f Dutch (Rare)
Probably a combination of Giovanna with Bianca or an other name that ends in -ca, such as Francesca, Monica and Veronica.... [more]
Giovane m Italian (Archaic), Portuguese (Brazilian)
Archaic Italian variant of Giovanni and Brazilian Portuguese form of Giovanni. Known bearers of this name include the Brazilian retired soccer player Giovane Élber (b... [more]
Giovani m Italian (Archaic), English, Spanish (Latin American), Portuguese (Brazilian)
Archaic Italian and English variant of Giovanni as well as the Spanish and Portuguese form of Giovanni.... [more]
Giovannangelo m Italian
Combination of Giovanni or Gian and Angelo. Used by blessed John Angelo Porro.
Giovannes m Romansh
Romansh form of Johannes.
Giovanniccia f Medieval Italian
Medieval Italian diminutive of Giovanna. Giovanniccia Candiano was Dogaressa of Venice by her marriage to the Doge Pietro IV Candiano (r... [more]
Giovannina f Italian
Diminutive of Giovanna.
Giovannuccio m Medieval Italian
Medieval Italian diminutive of Giovanni, as -uccio is an Italian masculine diminutive suffix.
Giovannuzza f Sicilian
Diminutive of Giovanna.
Giovi m Sicilian
Sicilian form of Jupiter.
Gioviano m Italian
Italian form of Jovian.
Gioviniano m Italian
Italian form of Jovinian.
Giovino m Italian
Italian form of Jovinus.
Giöxèppe m Italian
Ligurian form of Joseph.
Gipparkh m Russian
Russian form of Hipparchos.
Gippeum f & m Korean (Modern)
From the verbal noun of adjective 기쁘다 (gippeuda) meaning "happy, glad, pleased."
Giraldina f Sicilian
Sicilian form of Geraldina.
Giraldu m Sicilian
Sicilian form of Geraldo.
Girardu m Sicilian
Sicilian form of Gerardo.
Giraud m Provençal, Gascon, Lengadocian
Provençal, Gascon and Languedocian form of Gerald.
Girauda f Lengadocian, Gascon
Feminine form of Giraud.
Giraudina f Gascon
Feminine form of Girard.
Girav f Kurdish
Means "island" in Kurdish.
Girda f Sicilian
Sicilian form of Gilda.
Girdhari m Dogri, Kashmiri
Name of Lord Krishna.
Girdmantas m Lithuanian
The first element of this name is derived from the Lithuanian noun girdas meaning "rumour", which is ultimately derived from the Lithuanian verb girdėti meaning "to hear". Also compare the related Lithuanian noun gandas meaning "rumour, hearsay"... [more]
Girdmantė f Lithuanian
Feminine form of Girdmantas.
Girdrud f German (Silesian, Archaic)
Silesian variant of Gertrud reflecting the local pronunciation.
Girdvainas m Lithuanian
The first element of this name is derived from the Lithuanian noun girdas meaning "rumour", which is ultimately derived from the Lithuanian verb girdėti meaning "to hear". Also compare the related Lithuanian noun gandas meaning "rumour, hearsay"... [more]
Girdvainė f Lithuanian
Feminine form of Girdvainas.
Girdvilas m Lithuanian
The first element of this name is derived from the Lithuanian noun girdas meaning "rumour", which is ultimately derived from the Lithuanian verb girdėti meaning "to hear". Also compare the related Lithuanian noun gandas meaning "rumour, hearsay"... [more]
Girdvilė f Lithuanian
Feminine form of Girdvilas.
Girdvydas m Lithuanian
The first element of this name is derived from the Lithuanian noun girdas meaning "rumour", which is ultimately derived from the Lithuanian verb girdėti meaning "to hear". Also compare the related Lithuanian noun gandas meaning "rumour, hearsay"... [more]
Girdvydė f Lithuanian
Feminine form of Girdvydas.
Girenė f Lithuanian
Means "forest dweller" in Lithuanian, from giria, meaning "forest" and -en.
Girgis m Coptic
Variant form of Gerges.
Girgor m Maltese
A Maltese form of Gregory.
Giri m Indian
Means "mountain" in Sanskrit.
Giri m Japanese
Means "duty" in Japanese.
Girlannu m Sicilian
Sicilian form of Gerlando.
Girlene f Portuguese (Brazilian)
Possibly a Portuguese form of Gerlinde.
Girlie f English, American (South), Filipino
Simply from the English word girlie, meaning "young girl".
Girlinda f Obscure
Latinized form of Gerlinde.
Girmanu m Sicilian
Sicilian form of Germano.
Girnot m German (Silesian, Archaic)
Silesian German variant of Gernot reflecting the local pronunciation.
Giroflée f Literature
Means "wallflower" in French, referring to the flower Erysimum cheiri. This is the name of a character in Madame d'Aulnoy's fairy tale The White Doe (also known as The Hind in the Wood). Giroflée is the faithful lady-in-waiting of the protagonist Désirée... [more]
Giròlamu m Sicilian
Sicilian form of Gerolamo.
Girolmu m Sicilian
Contracted form of Girolamu.
Giròme m Provençal
Provençal form of Jerome.
Giròni m Provençal
Provençal form of Jerome.
Gironima f Spanish
Feminization of Gironimo, a variation of Geronimo.
Girons m Gascon
Gascon form of Gerontius.
Giroud m English (Rare)
Transferred use of the surname Giroud.... [more]
Girste f Sami
Variant of Kirste.
Girtha f English
Variant of Gertha.
Giruni m Sicilian
Sicilian form of Hieron (see Hiero) and variant of Ieruni.
Girvasiu m Sicilian
Sicilian form of Gervasius.
Girzie f Scots
Reduced and metathetical form of Griselda.
Girzzie f Scots
Shetlandic Scots form of Girzie.
Gisa f Medieval French
Derived from Proto-Germanic *gaisa / *gaiza "arrow".
Gisberto m Italian (Rare)
Italian form of Gisbert. A known bearer of this name was the Italian painter Gisberto Ceracchini (1899-1982).
Gise m Old Danish, Old Swedish
Old Danish and Old Swedish form of Gísi.
Gisedda f Sicilian
Variant of Gisella.
Giselaic m Ancient Germanic
The meaning and origin of the first element is rather uncertain: we know that it comes from gis (the original form was possibly gîs), but we don't exactly know where gis itself comes from... [more]
Giselbald m Ancient Germanic
Derived from the Germanic element gisel "hostage" (or "pledge") combined with Old High German bald "bold, brave."
Giselbrand m Ancient Germanic
Derived from the Germanic element gisel "hostage" (or "pledge") combined with Old Norse brand "sword."
Giselda f Dutch (Rare), German (Rare), Italian (Rare), Spanish, Portuguese
Dutch, German, Italian, Spanish and Portuguese form of Giselhild. Bearers of this name include Italian actresses Giselda Castrini (b. 1945) and Giselda Volodi (b... [more]
Gisele f English, Brazilian
Variant of Giselle. Famous bearers of this name are Brazilian fashion model and actress Gisele Bündchen and American ice hockey player Gisele Marvin.
Giseley f Spanish (Mexican)
A funny nice person
Giselfrid m Ancient Germanic
Derived from the Germanic element gisel "hostage" (or "pledge") combined with Old High German fridu "peace."
Giselhard m Ancient Germanic
Derived from the Germanic element gisel "hostage" (or "pledge") combined with Gothic hardus (hart in Old High German) "brave, hardy."
Giselheid f Old High German
Derived from the Germanic name elements gisel "shaft (of an arrow)" and heit "kind, sort, appearance".
Giselher m Ancient Germanic, History
Derived from the Germanic element gisel "hostage" (or "pledge") combined with Old High German hari "army." Giselher was a 5th-century king of Burgundy.
Giselhild f Ancient Germanic
Derived from the Germanic element gisel "hostage" (or "pledge") combined with Old Norse hildr "battle".
Giseli f Portuguese (Brazilian)
Phonetic spelling of Gisele.
Giselijn m & f Dutch (Rare)
Variant form of Gislein. Although never a common name, it was more often seen on men than on women in older times. These days, however, it is more often seen on women - though it is still an extremely rare name.
Giselmar m Ancient Germanic
Derived from the Germanic element gisel "hostage" (or "pledge") combined with Old High German mâri "famous."
Giseltrud f Ancient Germanic, History
From the Germanic elements gisil meaning "hostage" or "pledge" and þruþ "strength". It was borne by the wife of Aistulf.
Giseltrude f Medieval, Old High German, Medieval French
Old High German gīsal "pledge, hostage" + Proto-Germanic þrūþ "strength" or Proto-Germanic trut "maiden".
Giselwin m Ancient Germanic
Derived from the Germanic element gisel "hostage" (or "pledge") combined with Old High German wini "friend."
Gisep m Romansh
Romansh form of Joseph, traditionally found in the Surselva region and in central Grisons.
Giseppi m Sicilian
Contracted form of Giuseppi.
Gísi m Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse variant of Gísli.
Gisilberht m Old High German
Derived from the Germanic name elements gísil "shaft (of an arrow)" and beraht "light, bright, shining".
Gisilda f Sicilian
Sicilian form of Giselhild.
Gisken f Norwegian
Diminutive of Giske, a Norwegian variant of the Low German name Geseke, itself a diminutive of Gesa. This was common in Norway in the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries... [more]
Gísl m Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse variant of Gísli.
Gisla f Old Danish, Old Swedish, Medieval English
Old Danish and Old Swedish form of Gísla.
Gislaine f Portuguese
Portuguese form of Ghislaine. This name was rarely used during the 18th century. A famous bearer is Gislaine Ferreira, brazilian model and journalist.
Gislaug f Norwegian (Rare)
Modern form of Old Norse Gíslaug composed of the elements gísl "hostage, pledge" and laug possibly meaning "betrothed woman". ... [more]
Gislè m Catalan
Catalan form of Ghislain.
Gisleen m & f Dutch (Rare)
Dutch form of Gislenus. Never a very common name, it has been around since medieval times, but was predominantly masculine in older times. In more modern times, the name has become more common on women than on men, but it is still quite rare.
Gislein m Dutch (Archaic)
More modern form of Gisleyn, but the name is still archaic: it has not been used in the last 100 years.
Gislena f Italian
Feminine form of Gisleno.
Gisleno m Italian
Italian cognate of Ghislain.
Gísley f Icelandic
Combination of the Old Norse name elements gísl "pledge; hostage" and ey "island; flat land along a coast" (which is also often related to the Old Norse name element auja "(gift of) luck; fortune").
Gisleyn m Medieval Dutch
Medieval Dutch variant form of Gisleen.
Gísli m Icelandic, Faroese, Ancient Scandinavian, Norse Mythology
Short form of names containing the Old Norse element gísl "hostage; pledge" or geisli "ray; pole (part of a weapon)".
Gíslína f Icelandic
Combination of the Old Norse name element gísl "pledge; hostage" and Lína or the Old Norse name elements lín "flax; linen; linen garment, linen gear" or hlín "protection; woman (in a poetic context)".
Gislinde f German (Rare)
Formed from the name elements GÎSAL "hostage; pledge" and LIND "linden tree, lime; shield (made of lime wood); gentle, soft".
Gíslný f Icelandic
Icelandic name with the combination of gísl "pledge, hostage" and "new".
Gíslrún f Icelandic
Icelandic name with the combination of gísl "pledge, hostage" and rún "secret".
Gismar m Ancient Germanic, German, Spanish (Latin American), Portuguese (Brazilian)
The meaning and origin of the first element is rather uncertain: we know that it comes from gis (the original form was possibly gîs), but we don't exactly know where gis itself comes from... [more]
Gismunda f Italian (Archaic)
Feminine form of Gismund ... [more]
Giso m German (Rare), Medieval English, Medieval French
Short form of names starting in Gis- like Gisbert.
Gissell f English (Modern)
Modern variant of Giselle.
Gissle m Old Swedish, Swedish (Rare)
Old Swedish dialectal form of Gísl.
Gissunn f Icelandic (Rare)
Icelandic combination of geta "guess, conjecture" and unnr "wave".
Gissur m Icelandic, Faroese, Ancient Scandinavian
Variant of Gizurr, a combination of Old Norse giss "guess" and svar "answer, reply".
Giste f Sami
Sami variant of Girste.
Gistemar m Ancient Germanic, History
Form of either Gismar or Giselmar. Gistemar was a 7th-century mayor of the palace of Neustria and Burgundy.
Gistiey m Russian, Ukrainian
Russian and Ukrainian form of Histiaios.
Gisulf m Ancient Germanic, History
The meaning and origin of the first element is rather uncertain: we know that it comes from gis (the original form was possibly gîs), but we don't exactly know where gis itself comes from... [more]
Giswald m Ancient Germanic
The meaning and origin of the first element is rather uncertain: we know that it comes from gis (the original form was possibly gîs), but we don't exactly know where gis itself comes from... [more]
Giszmunda f Hungarian
Feminine form of Gismund, meaning "pledge" and "protection" or "victory" and "protection".
Git f Swedish
Diminutive of Birgitta and Margit.
Gíta f Icelandic (Modern, Rare)
Icelandic form of Gita.
Gitanjali f Indian
Means "melodious tribute".
Gite f Yiddish
Younger form of Gute (see also the diminutive forms Gitl and Gittel).
Gitel f Yiddish
Variant of Gittel.
Gith f Danish, Swedish
Variant of Git.
Githa f Indian, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam
South Indian form of Gita.
Githika f Sinhalese, Indian
Southern Indian variant of Gitika, which means "a little song" from Sanskrit गीता (gītā) "song" (see Gita) and the diminutive suffix क (ka) "little".
Giti f Persian
Means "universe, world" in Persian.
Gitingev f Chukchi
Means "beautiful woman" in Chukchi.
Gitinnevyt f Chukchi
Means "beautiful" in Chukchi.
Gitit f Hebrew
The word Gitit has several meanings-... [more]
Gitla f Yiddish
Variation of Gitel.
Gitonga m Meru Embu Gikuyu
This name is commonly used in Meru, Embu and Gikuyu regions in Kenya. The name means a rich man. The name has been passed from generation to generation since time in memorial. The cultures which usually name their male children after their grandparents-dead or alive intentionally do this to ensure the character or personality of the grandpa can be carried to the grandchildren.
Gitshe f Jewish, Yiddish
Diminutive of Gittel.
Gitt f Swedish
Variant of Git.
Gittmay f Swedish (Rare)
Combination of Git and Maj (either a short form of Maja or from Swedish name of the month of May).
Gituška f Slovak
Diminutive of Margita.
Giuacchinu m Sicilian, Sardinian
Sicilian and Sardinian form of Gioacchino.
Giuachin m Romansh
Romansh form of Joachim, traditionally found in the Surselva region.
Giuærgi m Ossetian
Ossetian form of Georgiy (see George).
Giuàn m Emilian-Romagnol
Emilian form of John.
Giuan m Sardinian
Short form of Giuanni.
Giuanna f Romansh
Romansh feminine form of Gian.
Giuannica f Sardinian
Diminutive of Giuanna.
Giuanniccu m Sardinian
Diminutive of Giuanne.
Giuda m Italian, Sicilian
Italian and Sicilian form of Judah.
Giueli m Sicilian
Sicilian form of Gioele.
Giugliana f Italian
Feminine form of Giuliano Also, traditional spelling of Giuliana
Giugurta m Italian
Italian form of Jugurtha.
Giuletta f Sardinian, Lombardian
Sardinian and Lombardian form of Giulitta.
Giuli m Sicilian
Contracted form of Giueli.
Giuli m Romansh
Romansh form of Julius.
Giulian m French
Variant of Julien, influenced by the spelling of Giuliano.
Giulianna f English
Variant of GIULIANA.
Giulianu m Sicilian, Sardinian
Sicilian and Sardinian form of Iulianus (see Julian).
Giulitta f Italian
Italian form of Julitta.
Giuliu m Sicilian, Sardinian
Sicilian and Sardinian form of Julius.
Giuna m Georgian (Rare)
Diminutive of Givi, as this name contains the Georgian diminutive suffix -უნა (-una).
Giunëur m Obscure (Modern, Rare)
According to the creator and only bearer of this name, it means "son of his father" in Wolof.
Giunia f Italian, Theatre
Italian form of Junia. It was used for the female lead character in Mozart's opera Lucio Silla (1772).
Giuniano m Italian
Italian form of Junianus.
Giunio m Italian
Italian form of Junius.
Giura m Sicilian
Variant of Giuda.
Giurdanu m Sicilian
Sicilian form of Giordano.
Giurgia f Sicilian
Sicilian form of Giorgia.
Giurgina f Sicilian
Sicilian form of Giorgina.
Giurgiu m Sicilian
Sicilian form of Giorgio.
Giurlanna f Sicilian
Feminine form of Giurlannu.
Giusep m Piedmontese, Romansh
Piedmontese and Romansh form of Joseph.
Giuśèpe m Emilian-Romagnol
Emilian form of Joseph, used in Carpi.
Giusepe m Italian
Variant spelling of Giuseppe.
Giüsèpp m Emilian-Romagnol
Emilian form of Joseph, used in Piacenza.
Giuseppi m Sicilian
Sicilian form of Giuseppe.
Giuseppinu m Sicilian
Diminutive of Giuseppi.
Giuseppuccio m Medieval Italian
Medieval Italian diminutive of Giuseppe, as -uccio is an Italian masculine diminutive suffix.
Giuseppuzzu m Sicilian
Diminutive of Giuseppi.
Giustiniano m Italian
Italian form of Justinian.
Giustinu m Sicilian, Sardinian
Sicilian and Sardinian form of Giustino.
Giustu m Sicilian
Sicilian form of Giusto.
Giuteni m Judeo-Italian
Possibly a form of Ioctan (see Yoqtan) or a surname inspired on it. ... [more]
Giuturna f Italian
Italian form of Juturna.
Giuvanna f Sicilian
Sicilian form of Giovanna.
Giuvanneddu m Sicilian
Diminutive of Giuvanni.
Giuvanni m Sicilian
Sicilian form of Giovanni.
Giuvannina f Sicilian
Diminutive of Giuvanna.
Giuvanninu m Sicilian
Diminutive of Giuvanni.
Giuvannuzzu m Sicilian
Diminutive of Giuvanni.
Giuvenzio m Italian
Italian form of Iuventius (see Juventius).
Giuvianu m Sicilian
Sicilian form of Jovian.
Giv m Persian, Persian Mythology
A character in the Shahnameh
Givanildo m Portuguese (Brazilian)
This is real name of Brazilian professional footballer Hulk (Givanildo Vieira de Sousa).
Given f & m English (Puritan), African
From the English word given, meaning "A condition that is assumed to be true without further evaluation.".... [more]
Givés f Romani (Caló)
Caló form of Nieves.
Give-thanks m & f English (Puritan)
Referring to giving thanks to God.
Giviko m Georgian
Diminutive of Givi.
Giwa m Western African, Hausa
Means "elephant" in Hausa.
Giwas f Indigenous Taiwanese
Taiwanese aboriginal name.
Giyabent f Kurdish
Possibly a variant form of giyabend, a fragrant plant.
Giyorgis m Amharic
Amharic form of George.
Giza f Sorbian, Hungarian
Sorbian short form of Gizela and Hungarian short form of Gizella.
Gizbert m Polish
Polish form of Gisbert.
Gizela f Polish, Kashubian, Slovene, Croatian, Sorbian, Czech, Slovak
Polish, Kashubian, Slovene, Croatian, Czech, Slovak and Sorbian form of Giselle.
Gizka f Kashubian
Diminutive of Gizela.
Gizmo m & f English
Name of the Mogwai from "Gremlins" (1984).
Gizo m Medieval Polish
Medieval Polish diminutive of Gizbert.
Gizo m Georgian
Although it has occasionally been used as a short form of Gaioz and Tengiz, this name is typically used as an independent name, of which the meaning and linguistic origin is uncertain... [more]
Gizon m Medieval Basque
Derived from Basque gizon "man".
Gjallabrú m Norse Mythology
Means "bridge over Gjöll" (the river closest to the gates of Helheim). This is the name of a bridge in Norse mythology, guarded by Móðguðr, which must be crossed to reach the land of the dead... [more]
Gjallim m Albanian
From an archaic term meaning "life, living".
Gjallime f Albanian
From gjallim, an outdated Albanian word meaning "life, living".
Gjanosh m Albanian
Means "broad-shouldered" in Albanian.
Gjartrud f Norwegian (Rare)
Norwegian variant of Gertrud. It is mainly used in Trøndelag county in Norway.
Gjelbërim m Albanian
Means "greenery" in Albanian.
Gjelbëror m Albanian
Means "greenish" in Albanian.
Gjelbërore f Albanian
From the Albanian gjelbëror meaning "greenish".
Gjellau f Norwegian (Archaic)
Norwegian dialectal variant of Geirlaug recorded in Østfold.
Gjelosh m Albanian (Archaic, ?)
I don't know much about it, but I know it's albanian.
Gjelush m Albanian
Means "water rail", a kind of bird, in Albanian.
Gjeraqina f Albanian
From the Albanian gjeraqinë meaning "goshawk" or "fast, agile woman".
Gjergjina f Albanian
Albanian form of Georgina.
Gjerlaug m Norwegian
Norwegian variant of Geirlaug.
Gjermund m Norwegian
Variant form of Geirmund.
Gjert m Norwegian
Norwegian variant spelling of Gert.