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Gilberto

What does Gilberto mean?

Gilberto Pronunciation of Gilberto [gilber-to] as a boys' name means "bright promise". Gilberto is an alternate form of Gilbert (Old French, Old German): from gisil "pledge".

Associated with: bright.

Variations

4 alternative forms via Gilbert: Gilburt, Giselbert, Giselberto and Guilbert.

Creative forms:
(male) Gilberge, Gilberle, ..

(female) Gilberda, Gilberge, ..

Middle name pairings:
Gilberto Jaxin (G.J.), ..

How popular is Gilberto?

Gilberto is a very prominent first name for men (#425 out of 1220, Top 35%) and also a very prominent last name for all people (#47389 out of 150436, Top 32%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Gilberto entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its top rank of #416 in the U.S. in 1993, and is presently at #1048. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Gilbert (#983 last year) is the only other popular related form of Gilberto (#1048 last year). Adoption of these relations of Gilberto was common 9 decades ago (usage of 0.18%) and is now much lower (usage 0.02%, 88%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gilberto, Gilbert in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Adalberto, Ailbert (see Albert), Albert, Alberto, Calbert, Colbert, Culbert, Dalbert, Delbert, Dilbert, Eilert, Elbert, Erberto (see Herbert), Filbert, Filberte, Filberto, Fulbert, Galbreath, Galtero (see Gauthier), Gellert, Gilbey, Gilbride, Gilderoy, Gilford, Gillermo, Gillett, Gillette, Gilmer, Guillermo, Halbert, Herberto, Huberto, Hulbert, Humberto, Lamberto, Liberato, Liberio, Liberto, Norberto, Philbert, Rigoberto, Roberto, Silverio, Silverton, Talbert, Uberto, Ulberto, Umberto, Wilber, Wilbert, Wilberto and Wilburt. These names tend to be less frequently used than Gilberto.

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