Other Origin(s):Swedish
Meaning:Royal staff; Staff of the gods; Staff of the goths; Glorious guest
Full of prestige and sophistication, the name Gustave is truly reserved for babies who give off a sense of regality. Mostly used in Scandinavian countries, it is thought to be Swedish in origin and is typically masculine. Gustave is believed to mean “staff of the gods,” staff of the goths,” or “royal staff,” making it an ideal choice for your fearless little leader. It is also thought to have some Medieval Slavic roots stemming from the name Gostislav which means “glorious guest.” Over time, Gustave has taken on a range of variations and has been borne by 8 Kings of Sweden. We have no doubt that your little Gustave will also make history with this distinguished title.
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