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pinWhat does Gustave mean?

Gustave /gus-tave/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Scandinavian derivation, and Gustave means "Goth (or god) staff". Gustave is a French form of Gustav (Scandinavian).


Gustave has 15 alternative forms via Gustav: Gosta, Gus, Guss, Gussie, Gustaaf, Gustaf, Gustaff, Gustaof, Gustavo, Gustavus, Gustaw, Gustovo, Gustus, Gusztav and Tavin.

Gustave has 1 feminine form: Gustava.

Kreatif forms: Gastave, Gostave, Gustale. [more]

pinHow 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)

Presented below is the baby name popularity of Gustave for boys. Gustave reached its top position of #240 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not listed currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)

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

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

Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the boy name Gustave and affiliated names. Popular alternative forms of Gustave are Gustavo (#482 last year), Gustav, Gustaf, Guss and Gus. Variants like Gustaof are seldom used. These boy names reached the height of their popularity during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.5053%) and are now significantly less popular (usage 0.0863%, 82.9% less), with the versions Gus, Guss, Gustaf, Gustav and Gustave falling out of fashion. Gustavo (#482) is the most fashionable boy name in this compilation. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)

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

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