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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Gaynell

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Alt. Meaning

G is for grand, the life you will live.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

N is for nurturing, the care you provide to all

E is for explorer, always ready for the next journey

L is for lofty, your ambitions are high!

L is for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

Notable Persons Named Gaynell

Gaynell was born on January 4th, 1937.

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Gaynell Tinsley was a football player. Gaynell was born on February 1st, 1915 in Claiborne Parish, Louisiana. Gaynell is also known as Tinsley, Gaynell Charles; Tinsley, and Gus. He left this life on July 24th, 2002.

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How popular is the baby name Gaynell in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1886 5 5 0
1888 5 5 0
1891 5 5 0
1893 8 8 0
1895 9 9 0
1896 8 8 0
1897 16 16 0
1898 9 9 0
1899 6 6 0
1900 11 11 0
1901 9 9 0
1902 9 9 0
1903 10 10 0
1904 17 17 0
1905 9 9 0
1906 6 6 0
1907 18 18 0
1908 7 7 0
1909 9 9 0
1910 11 11 0
1911 14 14 0
1912 17 17 0
1913 24 24 0
1914 30 30 0
1915 50 50 0
1916 46 46 0
1917 67 67 0
1918 61 61 0
1919 49 49 0
1920 48 48 0
1921 54 54 0
1922 58 58 0
1923 37 37 0
1924 64 64 0
1925 48 48 0
1926 46 46 0
1927 45 45 0
1928 65 65 0
1929 46 46 0
1930 52 52 0
1931 66 66 0
1932 63 63 0
1933 73 73 0
1934 67 67 0
1935 81 81 0
1936 86 86 0
1937 103 92 11
1938 94 87 7
1939 87 87 0
1940 92 92 0
1941 90 90 0
1942 88 88 0
1943 80 80 0
1944 96 96 0
1945 68 68 0
1946 94 94 0
1947 79 79 0
1948 113 113 0
1949 86 86 0
1950 83 83 0
1951 90 90 0
1952 117 117 0
1953 100 100 0
1954 94 94 0
1955 73 73 0
1956 95 95 0
1957 79 79 0
1958 76 76 0
1959 89 89 0
1960 66 66 0
1961 59 59 0
1962 72 72 0
1963 53 53 0
1964 51 51 0
1965 30 30 0
1966 31 31 0
1967 40 40 0
1968 21 21 0
1969 29 29 0
1970 19 19 0
1971 30 30 0
1972 21 21 0
1973 21 21 0
1974 17 17 0
1975 12 12 0
1976 18 18 0
1977 9 9 0
1978 8 8 0
1979 7 7 0
1981 5 5 0
1982 7 7 0
1983 7 7 0
1984 7 7 0
1986 8 8 0
1990 6 6 0
1991 5 5 0

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Popularity of Gaynell as a first name

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Common last names for Gaynell

  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Brown
  • Jones
  • Anderson
  • Davis
  • Wilson
  • Miller
  • Williams
  • Butler
  • Gray
  • Mitchell

Fun Facts about the name Gaynell

  • How Popular is the name Gaynell? Gaynell is the 4,175th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Gaynell have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,269 babies born with the first name Gaynell in the United States. That's more than enough people named Gaynell to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Gaynell? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1886 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Gaynell first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Gaynell is Saturday, October 11th, 1884.
  • What year had the most people named Gaynell born? The highest recorded use of the first name Gaynell was in 1952 with a total of 117 babies.
  • Random Gaynell Factoid: According to the 1948 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Gaynell is not a popular baby girl's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, only 10 babies in North Carolina have the same name as you in 1948.
  • Weird things about the name Gaynell: Your name in reverse order is Llenyag. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Elgnayl. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
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