August 31, 2015 § 2 Comments
French (pronounced “gee”), meaning “guide”, or Germanic, meaning “wood”.
VARIATIONS and NICKNAMES:
Guide, Guido, Gvidas, Veit, Vid, Vida, Vit, Wide, Wido, Wit, etc.
REFERENCES IN LITERATURE:
– Guy Wortman, the cowardly local who bullies the Creighton family in Across Five Aprils by Irene Hunt (1964; set during the American Civil War, 1861-1865).
– Guy de Maupassant (1850-1893), French novelist, poet, and short story writer.