Gareth Name Meaning and Origin

Gareth is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘Welsh’ origin. The baby name Gareth means “A Gentle Person”.


Gareth Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Welsh”



Gareth is a Boy name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “GAR + ath”


Gareth Name Meaning:

Gareth is a very old Welsh name and its origins are not really known. It is believed that it means gentle and it is a variant of the name Geraint.



It is a baby name.





Variations or similar name:

Gary, Garreth, Geraint, Gar, Garith, Geronte, Garrith, Garry, Garth, Gerens, Garyth


Famous people with this name:

Gareth David-Lloyd, Welsh actor;

Gareth Reynolds, American comedian;

Gareth Frank Bale, Welsh footballer;

Gareth Southgate, English footballer and coach;

Gareth Thomas, Welsh rugby player;

Gareth Barry, English footballer;

Gareth Paul Gates, English singer-songwriter;

Gareth Owen Edwards, Welsh rugby union player;

Gareth Gerald McAuley, Northern Irish footballer;

Sol Gareth “Garry” Davis, American peace activist




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