What does Gustave mean?
Associated with: scandinavian.
1 feminine form: Gustava.Creative forms:
(male) Gustale, Gutave, ..
(female) Gustane, Gustate, .. Middle name pairings:
Gustave Julius (G.J.), ..
How popular is Gustave?
Gustave is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#28194 out of 150436, Top 19%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Gustave reached its top position of #240 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not listed currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Gustave are Gustavo (#529 from recent data), Gustavus, Gustav, Gustaf and Gussie. Other variants, like Gustaof, are seldom used. These relations of Gustave reached the height of their popularity in the 1880s (average #923) and are now significantly less popular, with versions like Gustave falling out of fashion.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Eustace, Gaetane, Gastone (see Gaston), Guntar and Octave. Like Gustave, these names are not commonly used.See names in meaning and etymology.