Meaning:Royal staff; Staff of the gods
Gustaf is a masculine name of Scandinavian origin. Also spelled as Gustav, it means “royal staff” or “staff of the gods.” Eight kings of Sweden, including the current king and longest-reigning monarch in Swedish history, stand out as famous namesakes in its star-studded list. So by association, choosing the name Gustav will make your little one stand tall and walk a little taller.
Famous People Named Gustaf
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- Gustaf DalénInventor
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