Name Gijs Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Gijs


Gijs is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Gijs?

Gijs is a short form of the name Gijsbert, the Dutch variant of the Old German name Gisbert.

What does the name Gijs mean?

Gijs means “hostage” or “pledge” (from Germanic “gisal”).

Pronunciation of Gijs

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Popularity of the name Gijs

The name Gijs is ranked #1318 overall.

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