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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in 2010


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Fun Facts about the name Gaius

  • How many people with the first name Gaius have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 284 babies born with the first name Gaius in the United States. That's more than enough people named Gaius to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Gaius? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1920 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Gaius first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Gaius is Tuesday, November 6th, 1877.
  • What year had the most people named Gaius born? The highest recorded use of the first name Gaius was in 2014 with a total of 42 babies.
  • Random Gaius Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Gaius is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Gaius: Your name in reverse order is Suiag. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Siuag. How do you pronounce that?
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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Origin and Meaning of Gaius

The name "Gaius" is of Latin origin, and it means "Person of Earth". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. Roman Emperor who succeeded Tiberius and whose uncontrolled passions resulted in manifest insanity; noted for his cruelty and tyranny; was assassinated (12-41)

For *Gāvius, from Proto-Indo-European *geh₂u- (“to rejoice”). Cognate with gaudeō, gaudium.

  1. A masculine praenomen.
  2. Any man named “Gaius”, a Gaius
    Qui totus servatus est in et Quintorum laterculis.‎source
    Which was kept in its entirety on the registers and Quintuses.

Other Inspirations for the Name Gaius

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Gaius Caesar
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What does the name Gaius mean?

Gis for gem, the jewel you are.

Ais for angelic, a truly pure heart

Iis for intuitive, others should trust your instincts

Uis for unite, you bring people together.

Sis for scholar, the brilliant in you.

Past life for Gaius born Oct 25, 1940

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Yugoslavia approximately on 650. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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