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Gussie (girl)

What does Gussie mean?

Gussie Pronunciation of Gussie [gussie] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Gussie) has its root in Latin, and the meaning of Gussie is "great, magnificent". Gussie is an alternate spelling of Augusta (Latin): feminine of August.

Associated with: great.


3 alternative forms via Augusta: Austine, Gus and Gusta.

Creative forms:
(female) Gusli, ..

(male) Guse, Gussis, ..

Middle name pairings:
Gussie Joelle (G.J.), ..

How popular is Gussie?

Gussie is a very prominent first name for females (#1038 out of 4276, Top 24%) but an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Gussie reached its top rank of #214 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not ranked at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gussie name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Gussie outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Augusta and Gusta are the prominent alternative forms of Gussie listed in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Austine, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Gussie was at its most widespread a century ago (adoption of 0.17%), but now, versions like Augusta have become less stylish.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gussie, Augusta, Gusta in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Gussie and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Audie, Audrie, Bessie, Betsie, Bunnie, Caisie, Casie, Cassie, Caysie, Chessie, Cissie, Classie, Crissie (see Christina), Darsie, Dasie, Dorsie, Dulcie, Dustie, Elspie, Esmie, Essie, Euphie, Gabbie, Gardie, Gennie, Gertie, Gillie, Gingie, Ginnie, Gipsee (see Gypsy), Gisele, Gracie, Gudrin, Gunne, Gustha, Gypsie, Hatsie, Hepsie, Huldie, Issie, Jessie, Josie, Judie, Julie, Jullie, Justie, Kaissie, Kassie, Kaysie, Kessie, Kinsie, Kissie, Krissie, Lassie, Linsie, Lissie, Lundie, Lyssie, Maisie, Missie, Mistie, Nessie, Pansie, Prissie, Sissie, Stasie, Sudie, Sukie, Susie, Suzie, Tashie, Tassie, Tessie, Toshie and Ursie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Gussie.

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