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What does Gayll mean?

Gayll Pronunciation of Gayll [gayll] as a name for girls is a Hebrew name, and the name Gayll means "father of exaltation". Gayll is a variant form of Gail (Hebrew): short transcription of Abigail.


Gayll has 9 variants: Gael, Gahl, Gaile, Gal, Gale, Gayel, Gayelle, Gayle and Gaylle.

8 more alternative forms via Gail: Gaila, Gaill, Galia, Gayla, Gayleen, Gaylene, Gayline and Gaylla.

Creative forms:
(female) Gayli, Glayll, ..

(male) Gavil, Gayge, ..

Middle name pairings:
Gayll Arya (G.A.), ..

How popular is Gayll?

Gayll is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Gayll is an unusual surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Gail, Gaile, Gale, Gayla, Gayle and Gaylene are the prominent alternative forms of Gayll (outside Top 2000). Other forms, like Gaill, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Gayll was well-received among parents 7 decades ago (adoption of 0.6%), but now, versions like Gayle have become less stylish. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gail, Gaile, Gale, Gayla, Gayle, Gaylene in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Gayll is pronounced similarly to Gaelle, Gill, Gul and Gull. Other recommended names are Camyll (see Camilla), Caryll, Daryll, Gala, Galla, Gay, Gaye, Gaylen (see Gayle), Gayna, Jyll and Karyll. These names tend to be more frequently used than Gayll.

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