Other Origin(s):Gaelic, Scottish
Meaning:Christ's servant
This name certainly serves! Gilchrist is a boy’s name of Irish, Scottish, and Gaelic origin, meaning “Christ’s servant.” This surname-turned-first name is derived from Gille Chriosd, and would be an apt choice for parents who are looking to help baby stay connected to their faith. Notable namesakes include actress Connie Gilchrist, basketball player Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, and cartoonist Guy Gilchrist.
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