Gilbert meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Gilbert No. of characters: 7 Gender: Boy Origin of Gilbert: Old High German English French Dutch Ancient Germanic
How to pronounce Gilbert gi-lbe-rt What does my name mean? Meaning of Gilbert: Bright Pledge, Illustrious Pledge, Trusted, Shining Pledge, Bright Promise, Bright Oath, English, French Nebenform of Giselbert (meaning composition of "hostage" and "shiny"). Namesakes: Gilbert Keith Chesterton, British writer.

Gilbert was ranked 724 in 2015 list of US boys name and dropped by 5.39% from its previous ranking of 687 in 2014. Gilbert was ranked 838 in 1991 US female names list and elevated by 2.44% from its previous ranking of 859 in 1990. Comes from the Germanic "ghil and berht" Means "hostage and bright, illustrates" If festival June 7. Gilbert are often folded over themselves. Shy,Gilbertmask their moral and intellectual qualities. Honest,Gilbertrefuse all compromise. Workers, pragmatic intelligence,Gilbertare perfectionists. Their life is quiet and unobtrusive,Gilbertoften keep their distance and confide little. Their strong emotions makes them susceptible.

Full form of Gilbert : Generous Idealistic Level-Headed Balanced Eager Rational Tactful

Gilbert is a rare first name for a boy in England & Wales which is a rare name since 1996 and ranked 1012 in 2014. Only 346 people have Gilbert as their first name. Gilbert is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Gilbert is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular since 1911 and ranked 724 (0.005250% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 129088 people wear Gilbert as their first name. Gilbert is a rare first name for a girl in United States which is a rare name since 1904 and ranked 724 (0.005250% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 129088 people have Gilbert as their first name. Gilbert is not a native United States and Gilbert may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.036110% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Gilbert
YearRankOccurence
Popular boy name in
1911102369
1912113649
1913101868
19141041060
1915991452
19161051441
19171041510

History of Gilbert

Lord Auvergne, Gilbert left for the Second Crusade in 1146. In return, he gives all his possessions to the poor and decide with his wife Petronilla to embrace the religious life. He founded two monasteries, one for his wife, the other for himself Neuffonts in the Puy-de-Dôme, where he died June 7, 1152.

Expression number of Gilbert is 1.

Gilbert loves adventure and independence and possess determination and originality. Gilbert generally leads and direct others and likes to establishes their individual identity.

Names that rhyme with Gilbert Abert, Adalbert, Adelbert, Aedilbert, Aelbert, Aethelbert, Agilbert, Ailbert, Albert, Ambert, Ansbert, Aubert, Bert, Calbert, Cebert, Clebert, Cobert, Colbert, Cubert, CudbertFamous people named Gilbert
Sarah Gilbert in Flying on Empty as Miscellaneous Crew
Melissa Gilbert in From Dusk Till Dawn 3: The Hangman's Daughter as Actress
Samantha Gilbert in Freaky Deaky as Miscellaneous Crew
Liz Gilbert in Legend as Actress
Haley Gilbert Fisher in The Wooden Gun as Actress
Gloria Gilbert in Wally Goes Steady as Actress
Katie Gilbert in The Boys & Girls Guide to Getting Down as Actress
Virginia Gilbert in Hesitation as Director
Gillian Gilbert in Trainspotting as Soundtrack
Amber Nicolle Gilbert in Code: LA as Actress
Gilbert Abbott à Beckett Gilbert Abbott à Beckett .. Journalist, playwright and British comedian writer.
Gilbert M. 'Broncho Billy' Anderson is known for his acting in movie The Son-of-a-Gun
Names like Gilbert Gilbert Namesakes Related Names: Gil, Gila, Gilad, Gilana, Gilberd, Gilberta, Gilberte, Gilberto, Gilbertus, Gilburt, Gilchrist, Gilda, Gildan, Gildardo, Gildas, Gildasine, Gildo, Gildouin, Gilduen Posts having Gilbert: Comments :Gilbert is a proper name used as first name. The name derived from the words Gisel - oath and beracht - clear. The name was introduced to the English language by the Normans and then popularized through twelfth -wiecznemu St. Gilbert .This is a very common name in France in the Middle Ages. Then his popularity drop to xx th century when it knows a resurgence in popularity in France in the 1920s, reaching a peak of popularity in 1947. Gilbert is a anthroponym male, contracted form of an older Giselbert or Gislebert , Germanic personal name formed from two Germanic elements Gisil, gisel "arrow of shaft" or Gisal, gisel "hostage" and Berht "shows," " brilliant ". Variants of the name : Gilberto, Gilbert [ ɡɪl- ], Giselbert, Giselbrecht, Guilbert. - Fannie Mcallister Popularity of Gilbert

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