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Gender: Male Pronunciation: heel-BARE-to Origin of Gilberto: Spanish variation of Gilbert Meaning of Gilbert: German, "shining pledge"

The name Gilberto is a boy's name of Spanish origin. Gilberto and discussed in our forums with posts like "Themed Families..".

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At this point, there are more newborn American baby Gilbertos than Gilberts.

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Famous People Named Gilberto

Gilberto Passos Gil (Moreira), Brazilian singer
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Gilberto Martínez Solares, Mexican actor
Gilberto Yearwood, Honduran footballer and coach
Gilberto Ribeiro Gonçalves, Brazilian footballer
Gilberto dos Santos, Lebanese footballer
Gilberto Silva, Brazilian footballer
Gilberto Simoni, Italian road bicycle racer
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Pop Culture References for the name Gilberto


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In Portuguese it's pronounced Zheel-beh-to (strong "H").