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