Goubert is a surname, variation of Gobert, of Germanic origin. The eldest representation of the name is Godberht, composed of god which means God and berht meaning famous, notorious.
As the spelling of English was not standardized during the Middle Ages, names can be found in many different forms in written records: Godbert (god + bright).
It is most widespread in Belgium, Germany and also, but somewhat less, in France.
|Goubert coat of arms.|