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pinWhat does Gussie mean?

Gussie /gus-sie/ as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Gussie) is of Celtic, Latin and Scandinavian origin, and the meaning of the name Gussie is "one choice; great, magnificient; Goth (or god) staff". Gussie is an alternate spelling of Angus (Celtic). Gussie is also a derivative of Augustus (Latin). Gussie is also used as a variation of Gustav (Scandinavian).


Gussie has 10 relations via Angus, Augustus, Gustav: Auggie, Augie, Austin, Gus, Guss, Gustaf, Gustave, Gustaw, Gustus and Guus.

Kreatif forms: Gasie, Gausie, Gulsie. [more]

pinHow popular is Gussie?

Gussie is an uncommonly occurring first name for men. Gussie is an equally uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Shown below is a comparison of the history of Gussie and corresponding names. Angus, Augustus (#544 via latest list), Austin (#66), Gus, Guss, Gustaf, Gustav and Gustave are the popular varying forms of Gussie (not ranked) listed in the Top 1000. Other variants, like Gustaw, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Gussie was more pronounced among parents during the years 1880-1889 (average #355) and is now much less (#826, 73% less), with forms like Gus, Guss, Gustaf, Gustav and Gustave becoming somewhat outmoded. Augustus and Austin are two of the more trendy boy names among these, with both names going through a rebound in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Angus, Augustus, Austin, Gus, Guss in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Gustaf, Gustav, Gustave in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Angus, Austin, Gustav outside U.S.

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Recommended similar baby names are Buckie, Buddie, Burnie, Busbie, Buzzie, Currie, Dorsie, Dunlie, Gabbie, Gabie, Gardie, Gerrie, Guaire, Gunne, Guri, Hastie, Hubie, Jessie, Kelsie, Leslie, Massie, Murfie, Ossie, Sunnie and Tullie. These names tend to be more commonly used than Gussie.