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Girl Names Starting with Gl-

Gl- baby names and what they mean, with 10 results. These girl names were at the height of their popularity 115 years ago (adoption of 1.4%) and have become significantly less widespread since, with names like Glenda becoming somewhat outmoded. Glatz (top 13%) and Glanz (14%) are familiar Gl- last names.

Gl- names

Glade - Glynis

Based on Old English element. .. clearing in the woods. Gender-neutral name. Popular as last name. Compare Glade (upper 12%) with popular -ade surnames Goldade (upper 22%), Alade (67%).

Gladys and variantsGladys, var. Glad, Gladdis, Gladdys, Gladi, Gladyss, Gladis
Based on Welsh, Latin. "Lame." Gladis (upper 43%) and Gladys (2%) are commonplace as given names, while Glad, Gladdis, Gladdys, Gladi and Gladyss are intermittently used.

From Welsh. "Rain." Glaw is unusual as a baby name. See also Gilah.

Glenda and variantsGlenda1, var. Glennda, Glinda, Glynda
Based on Welsh word. "Pure; good." Less used today. Glenda was the form last listed (2002) in the Top 2000.

Glenna and variantsGlenna, var. Gleana, Glenda2, Gleneen, Glenene, Glen1, Glenine, Glenn, Glenne, Glennene, Glennie, Glennette, Glyn, Glynn
Root fr. Irish, Gaelic language. "Glen." Glenn (top 1%), Glynn (2%), Glen (7%), Glennie (30%) and Glenna (48%) appear frequently as last names.

Glenys and variantsGlenys1, var. Glen2, Glenice, Glenis, Glennice, Glennys, Glennis1
From Welsh language. "Pure, holy." Glenis, Glennice, Glennys and Glenys are more novel as children's names.

Source fr. Welsh word. "Blue." Gaesni and Glasni are creative forms.

Glila, Glilah
Var. of Galila. Root fr. Hebrew element. "Rolling hills." Not in Top 2000.

Gloria and variantsGloria, var. Glaura, Glaurea, Glora, Glorea, Glorey, Gloree, Gloreya, Glori, Gloriana, Glorianna, Gloriane, Glorianne, Gloribel, Gloribell, Glorra, Glorie, Glorria, Glory, Glorya, Gloryanna, Gloryan, Gloryanne
Derivative of Latin language. "Glory." Common, with usage of 0.028% for Gloria and variants as birth names in 2015, higher than 0.027% in 2014.

Glynis and variantsGlynis, var. Glennis2, Glenys2, Glinnis, Glinyce, Glinyss, Glinys, Glynae, Glynice, Glynnis
Root fr. Welsh word. Glennis (top 59%) and Glynis (73%) are commonplace as women's names.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Gl- names for girls.

1. Glade - Glynis
Glade, Gladys [Glad, Gladi, Gladis, Gladdis, Gladdys, Gladyss], Glaw, Glenda [Glynda, Glinda, Glennda], Glenna [Glen, Glyn, Glenn, Glynn, Glenne, Glennie, Glennene, Glennette, ..], Glenys [Glen, Glenis, Glenice, Glennys, Glennis, Glennice], Glesni, Galila [Glila, Glilah], Gloria [Glory, Glorra, Glorie, Glorya, Gloryan, Glorria, Gloryanna, Gloryanne, ..], Glynis [Glinys, Glynae, Glenys, Glinnis, Glinyce, Glinyss, Glynice, Glynnis, ..]

Usage comparison for Gl- names