Have you ever wondered what the most popular boy names that start with G are? Well, wonder no more, because we have complied a list of top 10 baby boy names that start with G. Read on to find out which ones made the cut!
Gabe: Gabe is a Hebrew name, meaning “God’s able one.” It has been popular since the 1970s. Garrett: The English form of Gerard, which means ‘spear strong.’ Gage: An Old French surname and given name derived from an early medieval nickname for someone with red hair or a ruddy complexion (which was believed to be caused by fiery blood). Gavin: A variant of Gawain, which may come from the Welsh word ‘gwenhwyfar,’ meaning white or fair lady. Genevieve at #11! Geoffrey (#13) George (#14): From the Greek Γεωργιος (Georgios), ἀπὸ τῆς Γεωργίας (Geōrgías), meaning “farmer” or “earthworker.”
This list is a lot shorter than the one we posted at #24. Would you like to know more about G-started names? Continue reading our blog post on baby boy names that start with G!
Gabe: Gabe is a Hebrew name, meaning “God’s able one.” It has been popular since the 1970s. Garrett: The English form of Gerard, which means ‘spear strong.’ George (#14): From the Greek Γεωργιος (Georgios), ἀπὸ τῆς Γεωργίας (Geōrgías), meaning “farmer” or “earthworker.” Gibb: This name is a variant of Gilbert, which may come from the Old German words ‘gisil’ or ‘geisel,’ meaning pledge.
Giannis Antetokounmpo #34! Gianni: Italian for John. Gideon (#17): From the Hebrew Gyd Yo-nuwn, which means “His gift” (or “He who has given me strength”). Gillian at #43! Gilson (#22) Glenn (@ 23) Gordon (#26): The English form of Scandinavian Godwin and Gottfried; may mean noble friend. Grayson at #31! Grady (#48)!
Gio at #25! Giovanni: Italian for John. Glen (@ 39) Gloria (#16): Latin meaning ‘light.’ Glenn (at 23 and 49) Glynnis (@ 92).
Griffin (#24)! Griffen: English form of a Welsh boy’s name Gruffydd, derived from the Irish Gaelic gráighid, which means “illustrious” or “shining one.” Griffin is also related to Old Norse Grímhildr, and may be associated with “grim” in some senses. The legend behind it tells that an evil queen named Grimhilde plotted her revenge on Snow White by inviting her into a mirror so she could kill her
– G is the fourth most popular letter in names for boys from 1910 to 1989. 
The name “G” appears once more than any other letter, so it’s not too surprising that there are plenty of boy names starting with this letter that are both trendy and traditional enough to appeal to almost anyone. Here are a few suggestions: Geoffrey, Grant, Garrett, Gavin,.. .. etc.
Choose a particular sound or style you like best before browsing through our list below! If none of these options seem quite right for your son or daughter yet but you feel inspired by some different letters they might start with instead (or just want help brainstorming), check out Naming Twins blog post for help with that!
– Gavin is a popular Irish name meaning “young boy.” It’s the Gaelic version of William. He may also be called Gawain, Gauvain or Gawayn depending on his date of birth and location in the world. 
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— In this list, each letter corresponds to male first names starting with that letter: A – Z —
A – Albert, Andrew; B – Bruce, Brian; C – Charles, Casey; D – Daniel, David..etc. etc.]]; F – Fraser) H – Henry); I (Irwin) J (Jack); K – Kenneth, Kevin; L – Lewis, Leonard); M (Marc) N – Nicholas]; O- Oliver] P (Preston).
A few more facts about G names:
Gareth is a Welsh form of Gerald. Garth and Gareth are both possible spellings of this name in the English language. George was traditionally an alternate spelling for Georges but that’s not true anymore! So now it makes you think twice when looking at “Georgie,” right? In Gaelic, Gearóid means “spear bearer.” Geoffrey has its origins as a Norman French nickname meaning “God’s peace” or “peaceful God”. If you’re looking for another word to describe your son, maybe look into Gauge.
-Garth means “spear bearer.” In Gaelic, Gearóid means “spear bearer.” Geoffrey has its origins as a Norman French nickname meaning “God’s peace” or “peaceful God”. If you’re looking for another word to describe your son, maybe look into Gauge.
-In old German culture, the name Gebhard was born of the phrase blessed hardy spear that could be translated from Latin as Gottes Harte Speer (Blessed Hardy Spear).
–Geoffrey comes from the Old English verb gefaga which can mean give favor and protection in addition to being related to words like happy and grow fat. It is derived from geofa which can mean “to favor”.
-The name Gerard may be a form of Gerald which comes from the Old French word meaning to govern or rule. In Latin, Gerardus is translated as guard and watchman.
-In Arabic culture, Gharib means Stranger while in Hebrew it could take on the meanings foreigner, visitor (from another country), fugitive or exile.
-Ghoury originates from Egypt with its roots being related to hospitality and accommodating visitors out of kindness; this word also has some relation to Iraq’s capital Baghdad. This might make an interesting alternative for your son if you want him known for his friendliness!
–Geoffrey is English for Geofroy which itself comes from the Old French word meaning “joyful” or “Cheerful.”
-Gerald has its origins in the German name Gerold which is made of two words: ger, which means spear and wald, which translates to rule. The numbers 1638 suggest that Gerard was first used as a given name due to Saint Gerald de Barri who lived during this time period.
-In Dutch Gert can mean powerful while it may also come from a shortening for Charles (which itself comes from Carolus). In Danish, it could be related to guardian/protector; some forms are even translated as soldier! It might make an interesting alternative if your son wants he known for his bravery!
-Gideon is a Biblical name which means “Destroyer” or in Hebrew, it can mean “He who strikes down.” It was originally the given name of an Israelite judge and military leader from the 13th century BC.”
-The Gaelic form of this word could come from two different words: gid meaning ‘to cut off’ or guith meaning ‘enclosure’. The Irish version of Gregory may be derived from Giorraigheach which roughly translates as belonging to the yew tree!
-In Welsh, Geraint can translate into gentle and gracious while Geert (Dutch) might make one strong and bold! In France Gerard comes from Geraldus and its Latin origin means “spear-bearer” or “shield bearer”! We’ve been bombarded with a barrage of G names! It might be hard to come up with new ones, but we have you covered. Here are some lesser known boy names that start with G: -Garrison is an English word meaning “the action of defending territory against attack.” In Ireland it may also mean “small and sturdy!” oGeoffrey has Norman origins which can translate into people’s lives! If Geoffrey was your son’s name, he would probably want his life to make a difference like Geof does for the environment in California. oAsher is Hebrew, meaning happy one while Gerald