Gijs - Meaning of Gijs

What does Gijs mean?

[ 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.

See also the related categories, dutch and germanic (german).

Gijs is infrequently used as a baby name for boys. It is not ranked within the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Gijs include Gaddes, Gae (English), Gaece, Gaege, Gaese, Gage (English), Gaige (English), Gaise, Gaje, Gauge (English), Gay (Irish and English), Gayce, Gaye (English), Gayge, Gayse, Gaz (English), Géza (German and Hungarian), Gi, Gig, and Gui (French).

† English pronunciation for Gijs: G as in "grin (G.R.IH.N)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)"

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