What does Gaspard mean?
Gaspard /gas-pard/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of French and Persian origin, and the meaning of Gaspard is "treasurer". French form of Caspar. The "d" ending in this form of the name may have been influenced by names with the -ard ending of the various names from Germanic hard meaning "brave". See also Jasper
How popular is Gaspard?
Gaspard is an unusual given name for men but a very prominent last name for all people (#6674 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Jasper (#218 a year ago), Kacper, Jesper and Casper are the popular varying forms of Gaspard (not ranked). Usage of these boy names reached its apex during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.3588%) and is now significantly lower (usage 0.1955%, down 45.5%), with the version Casper becoming less fashionable. Jasper (#218) is the most fashionable name for newborns in this compilation, and there is also a rekindling in birth name usage for this name. Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the boy name Gaspard and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)