[guhs-tahv; French gys-tav] /ˈgʌs tɑv; French güsˈtav/
a male given name: from a Germanic word meaning “staff of God.”.
- Gustave dore
[daw-rey; French daw-rey] /dɔˈreɪ; French dɔˈreɪ/ noun 1. (Paul) Gustave [pawl gy-stav] /pɔl güˈstav/ (Show IPA), 1832?–83, French painter, illustrator, and sculptor. /ˈdɔːreɪ; -riː/ noun 1. another name for walleye (sense 5), walleye (sense 6) /French dɔre/ noun 1. (Paul) Gustave (ɡystav). 1832–83, French illustrator, whose style tended towards the grotesque. He illustrated the Bible, […]
- Gustav hertz
[hurts, hairts; German herts] /hɜrts, hɛərts; German hɛrts/ noun 1. Gustav [goo s-tahf] /ˈgʊs tɑf/ (Show IPA), 1887–1975, German physicist: Nobel Prize 1925. 2. Heinrich Rudolph [hahyn-rikh roo-dawlf] /ˈhaɪn rɪx ˈru dɔlf/ (Show IPA), 1857–94, German physicist. /hɜːts/ noun (pl) hertz 1. the derived SI unit of frequency; the frequency of a periodic phenomenon that […]
[guh-stey-vuh s, -stah-] /gʌˈsteɪ vəs, -ˈstɑ-/ noun 1. a male given name, Latinized form of . noun 1. (Gustavus Vasa) 1496–1560, king of Sweden 1523–60. noun 1. (Gustavus Adolphus”Lion of the North”) 1594–1632, king of Sweden 1611–32: national military hero (grandson of Gustavus I). noun 1. 1746–92, king of Sweden 1771–92: economic and legal reformer. […]
noun 1. (Gustavus Adolphus”Lion of the North”) 1594–1632, king of Sweden 1611–32: national military hero (grandson of Gustavus I). noun 1. (Gustavus Adolphus) 1778–1837, king of Sweden 1792–1809 (son of Gustavus III). noun 1. See Gustavus Adolphus