Dictionary of Medieval Names
from European Sources

Guya f. Fem. of Guy.

The diminutive Guittelina shows the retention of the original Old German root.

Early Modern English
1550 Guy BEmar-vol1 p. 4
1147 Guittelina (abl) clairvaux-12thc 15; 1179 Guiota (abl) ibid. 172, Guiotta (abl) ibid. 173
Middle French
1421 Guiote favier 932, Guiotte ibid. 542; 1562 Guyonne RegPCC-1 p. 530; 1568 Guyonne ibid. p. 421; 1571 Gionne ibid. p. 582, Guionne ibid. p. 581; 1572 Guionne ibid. p. 522
Cite as: J. Uckelman, S.L. Uckelman. "Guya". In S.L. Uckelman, ed. The Dictionary of Medieval Names from European Sources, Edition 2018, no. 1. http://dmnes.org/2018/1/name/Guya.