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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Neutral. Ranked #825 most popular

What does the name "Gayle" mean?

Gayle (English): Joy of the Father

The name "Gayle" is of English origin and it means "Joy of the Father". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 3 other names that are similar to this one.

G is for glow, the warmth of your smile.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

Y is for young, the years never show!

L is for loyalty, that you show.

E is for excellence, your passion, your drive.

Your name in reverse order is "Elyag". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Eylag". How do you pronounce that?

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How popular is the name "Gayle" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Gayle? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 66,239 babies born with the name Gayle in the United States. That's more than enough Gayles to occupy the territory of Bermuda (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 64,237 (as of May 20, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1891 when it was given to 9 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Gayle" was in 1951 with a total of 2,825 babies. (That's a lot of baby Gayles)

According to the 1946 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Gayle" is not a popular baby girl's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, only 10 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 1946. Across the entire United States a total of 2,072 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Gayle popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Gayle in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south west? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Gayle

Gayle Hunnicutt

Gayle Hunnicutt is an actresswriterformer model with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1966 to 1999. Gayle was born in 1943 in Fort Worth, Texas, United States.


Past life for Gayle born Aug 16, 1947

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Spain approximately on 1350. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, and judge.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.

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