[ 1 syll. gij(s), gi-js ] The baby boy name Gijs is pronounced G-IYZ †. Gijs' language of origin is Germanic and it is used mainly in the Dutch language. Gijs is a short form of the Dutch Gijsbert and a form of the English, French, and German Gilbert.
Gijs is infrequently used as a baby name for boys. It is not ranked within the top 1000 names. Within the group of boy names directly linked to Gijs, Gilbert was the most widely used in 2012.
Baby names that sound like Gijs include Gae (English), Gaece, Gaege, Gaese, Gage (English), Gaige (English), Gaise, Gauge (English), Gay (Irish and English), Gayce, Gaye (English), Gayge, Gaz (English), Géza (German and Hungarian), Gi, Gig, Goelle, Gui (French), Guie, and Gure.
† English pronunciation for Gijs: G as in "grin (G.R.IH.N)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)"