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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Gaelle

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  • A user from Mauritius says the name Gaelle is of French origin and means "A father's joy".
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  1. A female given name, feminine form of Gaël.

Notable Persons Named Gaelle

Gaelle Adisson is a musician. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1999 to present.


Gaëlle Enganamouit is a soccer player for the FC Rosengård, ŽFK Spartak Subotica, Eskilstuna United DFF, and Cameroon women's national football team. Gaëlle was born on June 9th, 1992 in Yaoundé, Cameroon.


Gaelle was born on November 16th, 1991.


Gaëlle Skrela is a basketball player for the Basket Lattes in the Ligue Féminine de Basketball. Gaëlle was born on January 24th, 1983.


Gaëlle Thalmann is a soccer player for the MSV Duisburg (women), FFC Zuchwil 05, FC Luzern Frauen, FFC Turbine Potsdam, Hamburger SV (women), Grasshopper Club Zürich (women), FC Lokomotive Leipzig (women), A.S.D. Torres Calcio Femminile, MSV Duisburg, and Switzerland women's national footbal. Gaëlle was born on January 18th, 1986 in Bulle, Switzerland.


Gaëlle was born on April 20th, 1988 in Douala, Cameroon.


Fun Facts about the name Gaelle

  • How Popular is the name Gaelle? Gaelle is the 18,993rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Gaelle have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 385 babies born with the first name Gaelle in the United States. That's more than enough people named Gaelle to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Gaelle? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1981 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Gaelle first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Gaelle is Monday, June 9th, 1947.
  • What year had the most people named Gaelle born? The highest recorded use of the first name Gaelle was in 2003 with a total of 19 babies.
  • Random Gaelle Factoid: According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Gaelle is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 8 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 2012.
  • Weird things about the name Gaelle: Your name in reverse order is Elleag. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Gelale. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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