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Ranked #825


Gender: Neutral. Popularity for the Last 10 Years: 1 (Ranked #20144).

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 goal, your eye on the future.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

L is for laughter, you spread wherever you go.

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

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

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

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 1928 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Gayle" is not a popular baby girl's name in Minnesota. Imagine that, only 10 babies in Minnesota have the same name as you in 1928. Across the entire United States a total of only 203 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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 Sep 29, 1985

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Alaska approximately on 825. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

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