Gustave meaning, boyGustave

Rate Gustave: Do you like this name?

Get kreatif with Gustave | Add to list (0)

Meaning and name origin

Gustave \g(u)-sta-ve, gus-tave\ as a boy's name is pronounced GOO-stahv. It is of Scandinavian origin, and the meaning of Gustave is "royal staff; staff of the gods". A royal name in Sweden. Composer Gustavo Mahler; writer Gustave Flaubert.

Gustave has 16 variant forms: Gus, Guss, Gussie, Gustaaf, Gustaf, Gustaff, Gustaof, Gustav, Gustave, Gustavo, Gustavus, Gustaw, Gustovo, Gustus, Gusztav and Tavin.

There is 1 feminine form of Gustave: Gustava.


Gustave is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#37885 out of 88799, Top 43%) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Gustave for boys (2014 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Gustave name in U.S.

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

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Gustave and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Gustavo (#482), Gustaf, Guss, Gus, Gustave and Gustav. (2014 statistics).

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

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