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Gayle meaning and name origin

Gayle \ga(y)-le\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Gayle), is a variant of Gale (Irish, Gaelic, Old English), and the meaning of Gayle is "foreigner; cheerful, happy".

The baby name Gayle sounds like Kayle, Cayle and Gaile. Other similar baby names are Dayle, Gable, Gayne, Gaylen, Gayler, Hayle and Zayle.

Popularity of Gayle

Gayle is a somewhat popular first name for men (#1130 out of 1220) and an even more popular surname or last name for all people (#4902 out of 88799) (1990 U.S. Census).

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Popularity of name Gayle
Popularity of Gayle