Guido - Meaning of Guido

What does Guido mean?

[ 2 syll. gui-do, gu-ido ] The baby boy name Guido is pronounced as GWIY-Dow (Italian) †. Guido is a Dutch, English, German, Italian, and Spanish name of Old French and Germanic origin. Old French origin: The name can be taken to derive from the Old French 'guie' (meaning guide, leader), or it can be of Old German roots. It was borne by two 11th-century saints in Belgium and Italy.

In addition, Guido is a German, Italian, and Spanish form of the English and French name Guy.

The Dutch Gudo, the name Guidoh, the Lithuanian Gvidas, the name Gwedo, the name Gweedo, the Polish Gwido, and the name Gwydo are forms of Guido.

See also the related form, the German Widukind.

See also the related categories, leader (king), english, italian, spanish, dutch, saints (catholic), french, and german.

Guido is rare as a baby boy name. At the modest peak of its usage in 1914, 0.013% of baby boys were named Guido. It was #528 in rank then. The baby name has fallen out of favor since then, and is now used on an infrequent scale. Out of all boy names in its family, Guido was nevertheless the most popular in 2018.

Baby names that sound like Guido include Gweedo, Gwido, Gaadi, Gaddi, Gaddiss, Gaddy, Gaddyss, Gadee, Gadey, Gadi, Gadie, Gady, Gatha, Gaudee, Gaudi, Gaudie, Gaudy, Gaultier, Gautey, and Gauthier.

† Pronunciation for Guido: G as in "grin (G.R.IH.N)" ; W as in "we (W.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)"

Details of famous persons named Guido:
Music Theorist Guido of Arezzo, born 991 - 1033, Arezzo, Tuscany, Italy.
Painter Guido Reni, born 4 November 1575 - 18 August 1642, Bologna, Italy.
Poet Guido Cavalcanti, born 1255 - 1300, Florence, Tuscany, Italy.

Meaning of Guido Meaning of Gudo Meaning of Guidoh Meaning of Gvidas Meaning of Gwedo Meaning of Gweedo Meaning of Gwido Meaning of Gwydo Meaning of Guy Meaning of Vitus Meaning of Veit Meaning of Gye Meaning of Guyon Meaning of Guydo Meaning of Guie Meaning of Gui Meaning of Gido Meaning of Widukind Meaning of Veit Meaning of Wyatt Meaning of Wedekind
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