Elements Starting with G

usage
type
gadal גָּדַל Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "to grow, to become great".
gæt Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "gate".
gagnier Medieval French
Old French word meaning "to cultivate".
gai Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of .
gal 1 Sumerian
Sumerian word meaning "great, big".
gal 2 גַּל Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "wave".
galga Ancient Germanic
Frankish word meaning "measuring rod".
gall Ancient Irish
Old Irish word meaning "foreigner, stranger".
gallus Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "rooster".
gamal גָּמַל Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "to reward".
gamar גָּמַר Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "to end, to complete".
gān Chinese
Chinese character meaning "tangerine, orange".
gan ган Mongolian
Mongolian word meaning "steel".
gana गण Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "horde, multitude".
gandr Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "magic item, wand, staff, monster".
gǎng Chinese
Chinese character meaning "port, harbour".
gāng 1 刚, 剛 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "hard, rigid, strong".
gāng 2 冈, 岡 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "hill, ridge".
gang 1 Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "path".
gang 2 姜, 강 Korean
Korean reading of jiāng.
ganymai γάνυμαι Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "to be glad".
gāo Chinese
Chinese character meaning "tall, high".
gar Anglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "spear".
garash גָּרַשׁ Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "to expel, to drive out".
garawen Old High German
Old High German word meaning "to prepare".
gard Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "enclosure".
garðr Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "enclosure".
garto Old High German
Old High German word meaning "garden".
gast Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "stranger, guest".
gat Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "goat".
gaut Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "Geat, Goth", referring to the tribes.
gautr Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "Geat, Goth", referring to the Germanic tribes.
gawia Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "territory".
ge γῆ Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "earth, land, ground".
geb Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "gift".
geirr Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "spear".
geiz Old High German
Old High German word meaning "goat".
gēn Chinese
Chinese character meaning "root, foundation".
genes γενής Ancient Greek
Greek suffix meaning "born".
genesis γένεσις Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "birth, origin".
gentian Albanian
The name of a flowering plant. It is derived from the name of the Illyrian king Gentius, who supposedly discovered its medicinal properties.
geoc Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "oxen yoke".
geong Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "young".
ger Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "spear".
gerefa Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "reeve, sheriff, prefect, official".
gerel гэрэл Mongolian
Mongolian word meaning "light".
geron γέρων Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "old man, elder".
gersta Old High German
Old High German word meaning "barley".
geun 根, 근 Korean
Korean reading of gēn.
gever גֶּבֶר Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "strong man, warrior".
ghoncheh غنچه Persian
Persian word meaning "flower bud".
gi 1 起, 기 Korean
Korean reading of .
gi 2 Japanese
Japanese on reading of .
giada Italian
Italian word meaning "jade", ultimately from Spanish ijada.
giang Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of jiāng.
gīdro Medieval Baltic (Hypothetical)
Baltic root meaning "clear".
giefu Anglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "gift".
gil גִּיל Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "joy, happiness".
gild Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "sacrifice, value".
gilla Medieval Irish
Middle Irish word meaning "attendant, servant".
gim 金, 김 Korean
Korean reading of jīn.
gint Medieval Baltic (Hypothetical)
Baltic root meaning "amber".
ginti Medieval Baltic
Baltic element meaning "to defend".
gir گیر Persian
Persian word meaning "catch, seize, entangle, conquer".
girdas Medieval Baltic
Baltic element meaning "rumour, news".
giri गिरि Sanskrit
Sanskrit element meaning "mountain".
gisil Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "pledge, hostage".
gísl Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "shaft (of a weapon), arrow".
glæd Anglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "bright".
glæs Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "glass".
glais Ancient Irish
Old Irish word meaning "water, stream".
glân Welsh
Welsh word meaning "clean".
glas 1 Old High German, Old Dutch
Old High German and Old Dutch word meaning "glass".
glas 2 Ancient Irish
Old Irish word meaning "green".
glasa Ancient Germanic (Hypothetical)
Proto-Germanic word meaning "glass".
glenn Ancient Irish
Old Irish word meaning "valley".
glinn Brythonic
Brythonic word meaning "valley".
gloria Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "glory".
gnostos γνωστός Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "known, familiar".
gnyevu Medieval Slavic
Slavic element meaning "anger".
gnýr Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "noise, grumble, murmur".
go 1 गो Sanskrit
Sanskrit element meaning "cow".
go 2 Japanese
Japanese goon reading of .
go 3 古, 고 Korean
Korean reading of .
go 4 Japanese
Japanese kan'on reading of .
go 5 Japanese
Japanese kan'on reading of .
god 1 Ancient Germanic, Anglo-Saxon
Germanic element meaning "god".
god 2 Ancient Germanic, Anglo-Saxon
Germanic element meaning "good".
goídel Ancient Irish
Old Irish word meaning "Gael, Irishman".
goiz Basque
Basque word meaning "morning".
gojiti Medieval Slavic
Slavic element meaning "to treat, to heal, to foster".
gök Medieval Turkic
Turkic word meaning "sky".
gol گل Persian
Persian word meaning "flower, rose".
golab گلاب Persian
Persian word meaning "rosewater".
gold Anglo-Saxon, Old High German
Old English and Old High German word meaning "gold".
golestan گلستان Persian
Persian word meaning "rose or flower garden". It is also a common Persian place name.
golias Medieval English
Middle English word meaning "giant", derived from Goliath.
golobi Medieval Slavic
Slavic word meaning "dove, pigeon".
golva Medieval Slavic
Slavic word meaning "head".
gone γονή Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "birth, offspring".
goneus γονεύς Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "ancestor".
gōng 1 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "fair, equitable, public" or "lord, prince".
gōng 2 宫, 宮 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "temple, shrine, palace".
gōng 3 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "archery bow".
gōng 4 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "respectful, polite".
gora гора Medieval Slavic
Slavic word meaning "mountain".
gord горд Medieval Slavic
South Slavic word meaning "dignified".
gosti гость Medieval Slavic
Slavic element meaning "guest".
gouhar گوهر Persian
Persian word meaning "jewel, essence".
græg Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "grey".
graf Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "grove".
grafio Old High German
Old High German word meaning "count".
grand 1 Medieval French
Old French word meaning "large, tall".
grand 2 Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "gravel".
granum Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "grain, seed".
graphe γραφή Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "drawing, writing".
grapheus γραφεύς Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "scribe".
gratia Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "grace".
grba South Slavic
South Slavic word meaning "hump".
grein Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "branch".
grene Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "green".
grim Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "mask".
grímr Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "mask".
gris Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "grey".
groniz Ancient Germanic (Hypothetical)
Germanic word meaning "green".
grossus Late Roman
Late Latin word meaning "big, large", possibly of Germanic origin.
grot Old Dutch
Old Dutch word meaning "great, large".
groz Old High German
Old High German word meaning "great, large".
grozde грозде South Slavic
South Slavic word meaning "grapes".
gruoni Old High German
Old High German word meaning "green".
grýja Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "to dawn, to begin to shine".
gryps γρύψ Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "griffin".
1 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "past, classic, old".
2 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "valley".
guala Ancient Irish
Irish word meaning "shoulder".
guān 1 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "cap, crown, headgear".
guān 2 关, 關 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "frontier pass, shut, relation".
guāng Chinese
Chinese character meaning "light, brilliant, shine".
guì 1 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "laurel, cassia, cinnamon".
guì 2 贵, 貴 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "precious, valuable".
guī Chinese
Chinese character meaning "sharpened jade".
guinn Medieval Breton
Middle Breton word meaning "white".
guk 國, 국 Korean
Korean reading of guó.
guma Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "man".
gün Medieval Turkic
Turkic word meaning "sun, day".
gund Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "war".
gung 宮, 궁 Korean
Means "palace, house", a Korean reading of gōng.
gunnr Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "war".
guó 国, 國 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "country".
guō Chinese
Chinese character meaning "outer city".
gupta गुप्त Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "protected".
gurg Ancient Persian
Middle Persian word meaning "wolf".
guru गुरु Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "teacher, sage, guru".
guð Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "god".
gwaladr Ancient Welsh
Welsh word meaning "ruler, leader".
gwogawn Ancient Welsh
Welsh word meaning "glory".
gwydd Ancient Welsh
Welsh word meaning "appearance, face".
gwyn Ancient Welsh
Welsh word meaning "white, fair, blessed".
gyeong 1 京, 경 Korean
Korean reading of jīng.
gyeong 2 景, 경 Korean
Korean reading of jǐng.
gyeong 3 敬, 경 Korean
Korean reading of jìng.
gyeong 4 慶, 경 Korean
Korean reading of qìng.
gyð Anglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "battle".