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What does Gaelle mean?

Gaelle Pronunciation of Gaelle [gaelle] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Gaelle) has the meaning "foreigner; cheerful, happy". Gaelle is a variant form of Gale (Irish, Gaelic, Old English).

Associated with: cheerful (happy).


Gaelle has 5 variants: Gael, Gaell, Gail, Gaile and Gayle.

2 more different relations via Gale: Gaill and Gaille.

Creative forms:
(male) Gaelge, Gule, ..

(female) Gaella, Gaelli, ..

Middle name pairings:
Gaelle Jakai (G.J.), ..

How popular is Gaelle?

Gaelle is an uncommon first name for men. Gaelle is also a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Gael (#220 last year), Gayle, Gail and Gale are the popular alternative forms of Gaelle (outside Top 2000). These relations of Gaelle were popular as birth names in 2012 (adoption of 0.1%) and are somewhat less common today (adoption 0.1%, 36%), with forms like Gayle falling out of fashion. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gael, Gail, Gale, Gayle in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Gaelle is pronounced similarly to Gal, Gall and Gill. Other suggested similar names are Beale, Bealle, Bille, Cardelle, Carlile, Carlyle, Carnelle, Cayle, Daile, Dalle, Daryle, Dayle, Derelle, Eagle, Earle, Flavelle, Gabbie, Gabe, Gable, Gaelan, Gaer, Gaetane, Gaeton, Gaige, Gaillen, Galan, Galen, Galil, Galileo, Gallo, Galo, Galten, Galyn, Gamal, Gamble, Gamblen (see Gamble), Gamel, Gamliel (see Gamaliel), Gardie, Garrie, Garvie, Gaylen, Gaylin, Gayne, Gellert, Gene, Ghilles (see Gillies), Ghillie, Gilley, Greelea (see Greeley), Greville, Hale, Halle, Jamelle, Kaile, Karle, Kelle, Ladle, Lale, Levelle, Nagelle (see Nagel), Neale, Olle, Orvelle, Peale, Rafaelle, Randle, Sable, Savile, Saville, Tyrelle and Vaile. These names tend to be more frequently used than Gaelle.

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