Gaus Family History
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Gaus Name Meaning
from Middle Low German gos, gus ‘goose’ (or Bavarian and Alemannic gaus), a nickname for a foolish person or metonymic occupational name for a breeder of geese. from a short form of an old personal name formed with Old High German gawi ‘fertile region’, ‘district’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Gans, Goos, Haus, Naus, Gau, Lau, Raus, Gause, Paus, Gaul