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What does Gustavo mean?

Gustavo Pronunciation of Gustavo as a name for boys is of Scandinavian origin, and the meaning of the name Gustavo is "Goth (or god) staff". Gustavo is a Spanish form of Gustav (Scandinavian).


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RELATED FORMS VIA GUSTAV Gosta, Gustaaf, Gustaf, Gustaff, Gustaof, Gustave, Gustavus, Gustaw, Gustus, Gusztav



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How popular is Gustavo?

Gustavo is a very popular first name for males (#418 out of 1220, Top 34%) but a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Gustavo was first listed in 1910-1919 and reached its apex position of #260 in the U.S. in the year 2000, and is at #607 currently. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

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

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

Which version is better?

Gustaf, Gustav, Gustave and Gustavus are the popular related forms of Gustavo (#607 FROM RECENT DATA). Other variants, like Gosta, are seldom used. These relations of Gustavo were popular as baby names during 1880-1889 (MEDIAN #880) and are now significantly less popular (#1721, 69.6% LESS USAGE), with versions such as Gustav becoming somewhat outmoded.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gustavo, Gustaf, Gustav, Gustave, Gustavus in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Gaetano, Gasparo, Giustino, Giusto, Guntar, Guntero (see Gunther), Guto and Octavo. These names tend to be less frequently used than Gustavo.

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