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Names starting with Gö

Gogo - Basque name meaning "spirit."
Gofannon - Welsh form of Irish Goibniu, meaning "smith." In mythology, this is the name of a smith god, the son of Dôn.
Goronwy - Welsh name of unknown etymology. In mythology, this is the name of the lover of Blodeuwedd. 
Gorden - Variant spelling of English Gordon, meaning "spacious fort."
Gowad - Variant spelling of Persian Govad, meaning "good wind."
Gord - Short form of English Gordon, meaning "spacious fort."
Göran - Swedish form of Greek Georgios, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Gotthilf - Old High German name composed of the elements got "God" and helf/hilf "help," hence "god-help."
Gorane - Basque name meaning "exaltation."
Goyo - Spanish pet form of Portuguese/Spanish Gregorio, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Gonzalo - Spanish form of Visigothic Gundisalv, meaning "battle genius; war elf."
Goddard -   Later form of Norman French Godard, meaning "god-strong." 
Goiz - Basque name derived from the element goiz, meaning "morning."
Gopinath - Hindi myth name meaning "leader of the gopis."
Govannon - Variant spelling of Welsh Gofannon, meaning "smith." In mythology, this is the name of a smith god, the son of Dôn.
Golgotha - Greek name derived from Aramaic gûlgalthâ ("skull"), hence "place of the skull." In the bible, this is the name of the place where Jesus was crucified.
Gorgophone - Greek name composed of the elements gorgo "grim" and phonos "murderer, slayer," hence "grim slayer." In mythology, this is the name of a daughter of Perseus.
Godehard - Old High German name composed of the elements guda "God" and hard "brave, hardy, strong," hence "god-strong."
Golde -   Feminine form of Old English Golda, meaning "gold."
Goliath - Anglicized form of Hebrew Golyath, meaning "exile." In the bible, this is the name of a Philistine giant slain by David. A shard of pottery unearthed by archaeologists digging at Tell es-Safi, bears two Proto-Semitic names (alwt and wlt) which are etymologically similar to Hebrew Galyat/Golyat/Golyath. The shard dates to around 950 BC, very close to the time when the bible says Goliath lived. 
Gopal - Hindi myth name composed of the Sanskrit elements go "cow" and pala "protector," hence "cow protector."
Goyathlay - Native American Apache name meaning "one who yawns."
Gordon - Scottish surname transferred to forename use, from the name of a place in Berwickshire composed of the Welsh elements gor "spacious" and din "fort," hence "spacious fort." 
Gonçalo - Portuguese form of Spanish Gonzalo, meaning "battle genius; war elf."
Gobinet - Variant spelling of Irish Gobnait, possibly meaning "little smith."
Govind - Hindi myth name composed of the Sanskrit elements go "cow" and vind "finding," hence "cow-finder."
Golda - Yiddish name meaning "golden." Compare with masculine Golda.
Gowri - Variant spelling of Hindi Gauri, meaning "white."
Gomer - Hebrew unisex name meaning "to finish, to complete." In the bible, this is the name of both the son of Japhet and the wife of the Prophet Hosea.
Gorria - Feminine form of Basque Gorri, meaning "red."
Goga - Russian Georgi, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Gottlieb - Old High German name composed of the elements got "God" and lieb "love," hence "god-love."
Gogil - Variant spelling of Russian Gogol, meaning "golden-eyed duck."
Gona - Kurdish name meaning "cheek."
Goro - Variant spelling of Japanese Gorou, meaning "fifth son."
Gosse - Old French form of German Gozzo, meaning "good" or "god."
Golyat - Variant spelling of Hebrew Golyath, meaning "exile." 
Gonca - Turkish form of Persian Ghoncheh, meaning "flower bud."
Gottlob - Old High German name composed of the elements got "God" and lob "praise," hence "god-praise."
Godard - Norman French form of Old High German Godehard, meaning "god-strong."
Godleva - Latin form of French Godelieve, meaning "god-love."
Gozzo - Old German short form of names beginning with gōd "good" or god/got "god."
Gozo - Basque name meaning "sweet."
Gowg - Hebrew name meaning "mountain." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Shemaiah and the name of the prophetic prince of the land of Magog. 
Gotzone - Feminine form of Basque Gotzon, meaning "angel."
Gotzon - Basque name meaning "angel."
Gottschalk - Old High German name composed of the elements got "God" and scalc "servant," hence "god-servant."
Gotto - African Ganda name meaning "crushed; pounded; twisted."
Gotthold - Old High German name composed of the elements got "God" and hold "lovely, splendid," hence "divine splendor."
Gotthard - Variant form of Old High German Godehard, meaning "god-strong."
Gotam - Variant spelling of Hindi Gautam, meaning "the best ox."
Gostislav - Slavic form of Teutonic Chustaffus, meaning "meditation staff."
Goryoun - Armenian name meaning "lion cub."
Gorya - Pet form of Russian Yegor, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Gorri - Basque name meaning "red."
Gorou - Japanese name meaning "fifth son."
Gormlaith - Old Irish and Scottish Gaelic name composed of the elements gorm "illustrious, splendid" and flaith "lady, princess," hence "illustrious princess" or "splendid lady."
Gorlassar - Old Welsh epithet belonging to Uther Pendragon, possibly meaning "above the blue" or "higher than the sky."
Gorka - Basque form of Greek Georgios, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Gorgi - Variant spelling of Macedonian Gjorgji, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Gordianus - Roman name meaning "from Gordium."
Gordiana - Feminine form of Roman Latin Gordianus, meaning "from Gordium." 
Gordian - Short form of Roman Gordianus, meaning "from Gordium."
Goratze - Basque name meaning "exaltation."
Gonçalvo - Variant spelling of Portuguese Gonçalo, meaning "battle genius; war elf."
Golyath - Hebrew name meaning "exile." In the bible, this is the name of a Philistine giant slain by David. A shard of pottery unearthed by archaeologists digging at Tell es-Safi, bears two Proto-Semitic names (alwt and wlt) which are etymologically similar to Hebrew Galyat/Golyat/Golyath. The shard dates to around 950 BC, very close to the time when the bible says Goliath lived. 
Goizeder - Basque name composed of the elements goiz "morning" and eder "beautiful," hence "beautiful morning."
Goizargi - Basque name composed of the elements goiz "morning" and argi "light," hence "morning light."
Goizane - Feminine form of Basque Goiz, meaning "morning."
Goito - Spanish pet form of Portuguese/Spanish Gregorio, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Goibniu - Celtic name derived from the word gobha, meaning "smith." In mythology, this is the name of a god of craftsmanship who provided weapons for the Tuatha De Danaan.
Gogol - Russian name meaning "golden-eyed duck."
Gog - Anglicized form of Hebrew Gowg, meaning "mountain." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Shemaiah and the name of the prophetic prince of the land of Magog. In British legend, God and Magog are the names of two giant guardians of London. Geoffrey of Monmouth states that Gogmagog was one giant who was slain by the Cornish hero Corin.
Godric - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements god "God" and ric "power, rule," hence "divine power" or "power of God."
Godlumthakathi - African Zulu name meaning "holds back the wizard."
Godiva - Old English name composed of the elements god "God" and gyfu "gift," hence "gift of God."
Godheard - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements god "God" and heard "brave, hardy, strong," hence "god-strong."
Godelieve - French feminine form of Old High German Gottlieb, meaning "god-love." In use by the Dutch.
Gobnet - Variant spelling of Irish Gobnait, possibly meaning "little smith."
Gobnata - Latin form of Irish Gobnait, possibly meaning "little smith."
Gobnait - Possibly an Irish feminine diminutive form of Celtic Goibniu, meaning "little smith."
Gobind - Variant spelling of Hindi Govind, meaning "cow-finder."
Gobán - Irish name possibly composed of the word gobha and a diminutive suffix, hence "little smith."
Gözde - Turkish name meaning "favorite."
Gösta - Pet form of Swedish Gustaf, meaning "meditation staff."
Göker - Turkish name meaning "man of the sky."
Gordana (serbian - Гордана): Croatian and Serbian form of Roman Latin Gordiana, meaning "from Gordium."
Godmær - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements gōd "good" and mær "famous," hence "good fame."
Gōg - Greek form of Hebrew Gowg, meaning "mountain." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of the king of Magog who will come from the north and attack the land of Israel.
Goibniu - Irish name derived from the word gobha, meaning "smith." In mythology, this is the name of a smith god who provided weapons for the Tuatha De Danaan.
Golda - Old English name meaning "gold." Compare with feminine Golda.
Gomer (hebrew - גּׄמֶר):  English surname transferred to forename use, from a contracted form of Anglo-Saxon Godmær, meaning "good fame."
Gora (russian - Гора):  Basque name meaning "exaltation."
Goran - Serbian name meaning "mountain man."

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