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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Geil

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Alt. Meaning

G is for golden, memories you share.

E is for explorer, always ready for the next journey

I is for intense, your zest of living.

L is for life, that you live so well.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Geil

William was born on October 1st, 1865. William is also known as Geil and William E.. He died on April 11th, 1925.


Kira was born on June 12th, 1985 in Bridgend.


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Popularity of Geil as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Geil U.S.
  White 90.39% 64.26%
  African American 2.23% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.61% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.54% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.23% 16.26%

Of Last Name Geil

People with the last name Geil are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Geil

  • How Popular is the name Geil? As a last name Geil was the 20,421st most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Geil first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Geil is Saturday, May 18th, 1878.
  • How unique is the name Geil? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Geil. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Geil: Your name in reverse order is Lieg. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eigl. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Geil? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,301 people with the last name Geil.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Geil? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Geil as their last name since less than 1 person in 227k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

What Geils Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Geil born Oct 11, 1995

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 Ireland approximately on 925. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

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