Meaning and Origin of: Gaspar

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Persian : Keeper of the treasure
  • Persian : Treasure bearer

Family name origins & meanings

  • French, Spanish, Catalan, Portuguese, and Hungarian (Gáspár) : from the personal name, which was common in central Europe up to the 18th century (see Casper).
  • Slovenian (mainly Prekmurje in easternmost Slovenia; Gašpar) : from a dialect form of the personal name Gašper (see Casper).