Gaius Name Meaning & Origin
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- Nicknames for Gaius
Guy, Gai, Gus
- Meanings and history of the name Gaius
Meaning: from Latin "I am glad". A common given name (praenomen) in ancient Rome. Found in the New Testament 3 times.
- Famous real-life people named Gaius
Gaius Julius Caesar, Roman ruler
Gaius Claudius Glaber (also a character in Spartacus)
Gaius Charles, American actor, known for "Friday Night Lights"
Gaius Lee DuPree, American actor, known for "Vamp Bikers" (2014)
- Gaius in song, story & screen
Dr. Gaius Baltar, character on "Battlestar Galactica"