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What does Guus mean?

Guus Pronunciation of Guus [gu-us] as a boys' name is a Latin name, and the meaning of Guus is "great, magnificient". Guus is an alternate form of Augustus (Latin).

Associated with: great.


Guus has 2 variants: Gus and Guss.

2 more related forms via Augustus: Augy and Gussie.

Creative forms:
(male) Gugus, Gusus, ..

(female) Guta, Guusi, ..

Middle name pairings:
Guus Manuel (G.M.), ..

How popular is Guus?

Guus is an uncommon first name for males. Guus is an equivalently rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Augustus (#467 last year), Gus (#1149), Gussie and Guss are the prominent related forms of Guus (unlisted) ranked in the Top 2000. These forms of Guus were at the height of their popularity a century ago (usage of 0.16%) and are now significantly less conventional (usage 0.04%, 73.6%), with forms like Guss falling out of fashion. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Augustus, Gus, Guss, Gussie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Guus and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Guus is alike in pronunciation to Gaius and Gaz. Other suggested similar names are Deus, Gun, Gunn, Gur, Guri, Gustus, Guto, Gutun, Guy, Lugus, Pius, Rufus and Zeus. These names tend to be more commonly used than Guus.

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