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What does Gosta mean?

Gosta Pronunciation of Gosta as a boys' name has its root in Scandinavian, and the name Gosta means "Goth (or god) staff". Gosta is a variant form of Gustav (Scandinavian).

ASSOCIATED WITH Go-, scandinavian



RELATED FORMS VIA GUSTAV Gus, Guss, Gustaaf, Gustaf, Gustaff, Gustaof, Gustave, Gustavo, Gustus, Gusztav

(male) Gota, ..

(female) Gosma, ..

Gosta Melvin (G.M.), ..

How popular is Gosta?

Gosta is a rare given name for men. Gosta is also a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Gus (#1149 FROM RECENT DATA), Guss, Gustaf, Gustav, Gustave and Gustavo (#529) are the prominent related forms of Gosta (OUTSIDE TOP 2000) appearing in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Gustaaf, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Gosta was at its peak 135 years ago (MEDIAN #658) and is now significantly diminished. (2015 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gus, Guss, Gustaf, Gustav, Gustave, Gustavo in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Alta, Costa, Gaetan, Galt, Garth, Gaspar, Gaston, Gautam, Gazza, Giotto, Giusto, Gobban, Godin, Gomer, Gopal, Gopala, Goran, Gorav, Gordan, Gordy, Gore, Goren, Gorham, Gorin, Gorman, Gorten, Gorton, Gotama, Gourav, Gower, Goyo, Grisha, Guntar, Guto, Mata, Nata, Ota and Shasta. These names tend to be more commonly used than Gosta.

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