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What does Galea mean?

Galea Pronunciation of Galea [galea] as a girls' name is of English derivation. Galea is an alternate spelling of Gayle (English): version of Gail.


Galea has 2 variants: Gala and Gayla.

3 more related forms via Gayle: Galen, Galena and Gaylen.

Creative forms:
(female) Gaflea, Gelea, ..

(male) Galeo, Gare, ..

Middle name pairings:
Galea Ember (G.E.), ..

How popular is Galea?

Galea is an unusual given name for women but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#22870 out of 150436, Top 15%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent alternative forms of Galea (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000 are Gayle, Gayla and Gala. These relations of Galea were at the height of their popularity during the years 1950-1959 (median #870). (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gala, Gayla, Gayle in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Galea and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Galea is alike in pronunciation to Gaila, Galia, Galla, Gallia, Gallya, Galya, Gaylla, Geila, Ghaliya, Gilah, Gilia, Giliah, Giliya and Gilly. Other suggested similar names are Alea, Amalea, Arlea, Azalea, Clea, Danea, Gada, Gae, Gaea, Gael, Gafna, Gaia, Gaiea, Gaile, Gal, Galatea, Gale, Galiena, Galila, Galina, Galit, Galyena, Gana, Garda, Gavra, Gaye, Gayel, Gayna, Gelya, Gila, Gilda, Glen, Golda, Hadlea, Hailea, Halea, Harlea, Haylea, Jalea, Janea, Kalea, Kamea, Kaylea, Kilea, Klea, Kylea, Larea, Malea, Marlea, Nalea, Talea and Tanea. These names tend to be more frequently used than Galea.

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