Name Element GAUT

Type Word & Element

Meaning & History

Frankish word meaning "a Geat", referring to a member of the North Germanic tribe that lived in Sweden.

Related Items

Other Languages & Culturesgautaz(Old Germanic) goz(Old High German) gautr(Old Norse)
Given Name DescendantsJofre(Catalan) Goswin(Dutch) Geoffrey, Jefferson, Jeffery, Jeffrey, Jeffry, Jocelyn, Joselyn, Joslyn, Geffrey, Jocelin, Josceline, Josslyn(English) Geoffroy, Jocelin, Joceline, Jocelyn, Jocelyne, Josselin, Josseline, Gaubert, Geoffrey, Joffrey(French) Gautbert, Gautfrid, Gautselin, Gautwin(Germanic) Séafra, Siothrún(Irish) Geoffroi(Medieval French) Joscelin(Old Norman) Yoselin(Spanish (Latin American)) Sieffre(Welsh)
Surname DescendantsVergoossen(Dutch) Jeffers, Jefferson, Jeffery, Jeffries(English) Joubert(French)
Entry updated December 7, 2022