Meaning and name origin
Gentile \ge-nti-le, gen-tile\ as a boy's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Gentile is "foreigner, heathen". The term "gentile" is often used for someone non-Jewish. Italian painter Gentile da Fabriano.
Gentile has 1 variant form: Gentilo.
Gentile is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#2902 out of 88799, Top 3%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Gentile for boys. Gentile has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (2014 statistics).