Guy Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Guy:
A borrowing from the French, Guy is derived from the Old French guie (a guide, a leader).
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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Guy McClendon - famous bass player for Jenna and the seven-teens
Guy Fieri - TV Personality on the Food Network
Guy Ritchie - British movie director
Guy Pearce - actor
Guy Fawkes - most famous partaker in a conspiracy to blow up the British Parliament
Guy Laroche - fashion designer
Guy Sebastian - Australian singer and songwriter
Guy de Maupassant - French author
Guy Williams - actor who played Zorro in the 50's television series
Guy Fletcher - English musician, best known as rock band, Dire Straits' keyboard player
Guy Lafleur - Canadian former Professional ice hockey player
Guy Lombardo - Band leader, active 1924 to 1977
Guy Bush - Babe Ruth hits his last two home runs, #713 & #714, off of Guy Bush
Guy of Arezzo - Guido d'Arezzo in Itallian, the inventor of modern musical notation.
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Guy Montag, character in Fahrenheit 451
Guy of Gisborne, Robin Hood legends
Guy Smiley, Sesame Street Muppet
Guy Gardner, character in DC's Green Lantern Comics
Guy Foucher, main character in the French film "Les Parapluies de Cherbourg"
Guy Smith, Mister Sensitive in the X-Men comics
Guy Woodhouse, villain in "Rosemary's Baby"
Guy Patterson, character in "That Thing You Do!"