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Names starting with Go

Gofannon - Welsh form of Irish Goibniu, meaning "smith." In mythology, this is the name of a smith god, the son of Dôn.
Gorou - Japanese name meaning "fifth son."
Gorria - Feminine form of Basque Gorri, meaning "red."
Gopinath - Hindi myth name meaning "leader of the gopis."
Goito - Spanish pet form of Portuguese/Spanish Gregorio, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Gorlassar - Old Welsh epithet belonging to Uther Pendragon, possibly meaning "above the blue" or "higher than the sky."
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." 
Gozzo - Old German short form of names beginning with gōd "good" or god/got "god."
Gozo - Basque name meaning "sweet."
Goyo - Spanish pet form of Portuguese/Spanish Gregorio, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Goyathlay - Native American Apache name meaning "one who yawns."
Gowri - Variant spelling of Hindi Gauri, meaning "white."
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. 
Gowad - Variant spelling of Persian Govad, meaning "good wind."
Govind - Hindi myth name composed of the Sanskrit elements go "cow" and vind "finding," hence "cow-finder."
Govannon - Variant spelling of Welsh Gofannon, meaning "smith." In mythology, this is the name of a smith god, the son of Dôn.
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."
Gottlob - Old High German name composed of the elements got "God" and lob "praise," hence "god-praise."
Gottlieb - Old High German name composed of the elements got "God" and lieb "love," hence "god-love."
Gotthold - Old High German name composed of the elements got "God" and hold "lovely, splendid," hence "divine splendor."
Gotthilf - Old High German name composed of the elements got "God" and helf/hilf "help," hence "god-help."
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."
Gosse - Old French form of German Gozzo, meaning "good" or "god."
Goryoun - Armenian name meaning "lion cub."
Gorya - Pet form of Russian Yegor, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Gorri - Basque name meaning "red."
Goronwy - Welsh name of unknown etymology. In mythology, this is the name of the lover of Blodeuwedd. 
Goro - Variant spelling of Japanese Gorou, 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."
Gorka - Basque form of Greek Georgios, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
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.
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."
Gorden - Variant spelling of English Gordon, meaning "spacious fort."
Gord - Short form of English Gordon, meaning "spacious fort."
Goratze - Basque name meaning "exaltation."
Gorane - Basque name meaning "exaltation."
Gopal - Hindi myth name composed of the Sanskrit elements go "cow" and pala "protector," hence "cow protector."
Gonzalo - Spanish form of Visigothic Gundisalv, meaning "battle genius; war elf."
Gonca - Turkish form of Persian Ghoncheh, meaning "flower bud."
Gona - Kurdish name meaning "cheek."
Gonçalvo - Variant spelling of Portuguese Gonçalo, meaning "battle genius; war elf."
Gonçalo - Portuguese form of Spanish Gonzalo, meaning "battle genius; war elf."
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.
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. 
Golyat - Variant spelling of Hebrew Golyath, meaning "exile." 
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. 
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.
Golde -   Feminine form of Old English Golda, meaning "gold."
Golda - Yiddish name meaning "golden." Compare with masculine Golda.
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."
Goiz - Basque name derived from the element goiz, meaning "morning."
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."
Gogo - Basque name meaning "spirit."
Gogil - Variant spelling of Russian Gogol, meaning "golden-eyed duck."
Goga - Russian Georgi, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
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."
Godleva - Latin form of French Godelieve, meaning "god-love."
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.
Godehard - Old High German name composed of the elements guda "God" and hard "brave, hardy, strong," hence "god-strong."
Goddard -   Later form of Norman French Godard, meaning "god-strong." 
Godard - Norman French form of Old High German Godehard, meaning "god-strong."
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."
Gobinet - Variant spelling of Irish Gobnait, possibly 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."
Göran - Swedish form of Greek Georgios, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
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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