Name Gareth

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Gareth

Gareth is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Gareth

Gareth is a name of Welsh origin. In the Arthurian legend, Gareth was a knight of the round table. The name derived from the Welsh name Geraint, which is a form of the Latin name Gerontius.

Meaning of Gareth

Gareth means “old man” (from Gerontius), aber auch “gentleness” (from Welsh “gwaredd”).

Pronunciation of Gareth

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Name Statistic: Gareth is ranked #12405 overall ↓↓ -488

  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 2076 ↓↓ -522
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 3999 ↑↑ 1314
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 5095 ↑↑ 604
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 5279 ↓↓ -2494
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 6895 ↑↑ 374
  • 🇫🇷 France: 8824 ↓↓ -1564
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 9287 ↓↓ -2202
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 9734 ↓↓ -424
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 10646 ↑↑ 2293
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 11559 ↑↑ 519
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 11756 ↓↓ -3088
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 11953 ↑↑ 1134
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 12019 ↓↓ -1834
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 12112 ↓↓ -228
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 12493 ↑↑ 1068
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 12818 ↓↓ -228
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 13299 ↓↓ -2779
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 13406 ↓↓ -335
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 13482 ↓↓ -645
Name Gareth

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