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What does Gottlieb mean?

Gottlieb Pronunciation of Gottlieb as a boys' name is of German origin, and the meaning of Gottlieb is "God-love". 17th century name from Gott lieb. The name is also translated as Theophilus and Amadeus.


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How popular is Gottlieb?

Gottlieb is an unusual given name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#4955 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Gottlieb reached its peak position of #960 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not listed currently. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gottlieb name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

Amadeus and Theophilus are the prominent alternative forms of Gottlieb. Adoption of these relations of Gottlieb reached its most widespread during 1880-1889 (AVERAGE #1372).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gottlieb, Amadeus, Theophilus in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Gamaliel, Gamliel (see Gamaliel), Gauthier, Gautier, Ghalib, Ghillie, Ghillies (see Gillies), Gillies, Godfried, Golden, Gordie, Gorten, Gottfrid, Gottfried, Gotthard, Gotthart (see Goddard), Gratien, Gridlie and Guthrie. Like Gottlieb, these names are not commonly used.

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