It depends on the language the original name came from, but it's usually one of the forms of Augustus (Latin), Auguste (French), August (German). I've come to love the name Gus but I feel like it's too nicknamey to be a I know two boys named Gus. Finalising short list of favourite names!. Meaning of the name Gus: A short form of Augustine and Augustus, which is from the Latine augustus (great, venerable).
Gus short for - Handel