Other Origin(s):British, German, Irish
Meaning:Bright promise
Gib is a masculine name of French origin that can remind baby of your lifelong pledge to cherish them forever. Short and sweet, the name Gib is derived from Gilbert or the Old German Gisilberht. Gilbert is composed of the elements gīslaz, meaning “pledge,” and berhtaz meaning “light” or “bright,” giving Gib the definition of “bright promise.” Also, a surname, Gib, has some English and Irish roots making for a meaningful moniker that honors baby’s heritage.
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