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Girl Names Starting with Ga-

Ga- baby names and what they mean, with 36 results. Ga- names are used more often as masculine names. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity in 2006 (ADOPTION OF 0.71%) and are now much less common (ADOPTION 0.35%, DOWN 50.7%), with names such as Gabriela becoming somewhat outmoded. Gama (TOP 6%) and Garr (6%) are popular Ga- last names. Here is the list of Ga- names for boys.

Ga- names

Gabrielle - Galina | Gallia - Gazella

Gabrielle - Galina

Gabrielle and variants

Gabrielle, var. Gavrina, Gavrilla, Gavrila, Gavrielle, Gavraila, Gavriella, Gavra, Gavi, Gabysia, Gabryelle, Gaby, Gabryella, Gabryel, Gabrila, Gabriellen, Gabriellia, Gabriella, Gabriell, Gabriele, Gabriel, Gabriela, Gabi, Gabbie, Gabbi, Gabbe
Derived fr. Hebrew. "Woman of God." Gabrielly is also a somewhat common birth name.

From Hebrew. "Fortunate." Gada (compare Guda, Galda) is a popular -da suffix last name. See also Jada.

Gae and variants

Gae, var. Gaye, Gay
Derived fr. English language. "Blithe, cheerful." Gay and forms peaked in popularity in the 1950s, but now, Gay has become somewhat outmoded.

Abigail and variants

Gayle1, Gayel1, Gale1, Gal1, Gail1, Gaila1, Gael1
Var. of Abigail. Derivative of Hebrew element. "Father of exaltation." Gale (TOP 1%), Gayle (3%), Gail (14%) and Gal (17%) appear often as surnames.

Gael2, var. Gaelle
Stems fr. French language. .. It can also refer to one .. Gael and Gaelle are rarely used as girls' names.

Gaynor, Gaenna
Var. of Guinevere. Based on Welsh word. "Fair and smooth." Gaenna and Gaynor were not Top birth names in 2018.

Based on Welsh word. Form of Gaynor, possibly influenced by .. Genor and Gwenor are creative forms. See also Gwenore.

Gaetana and variants

Gaetana, var. Gaetane
Origin fr. Italian, Latin words. "From Gaeta." Gaetana is familiar as a baby name compared to Gaetane.

Derivative of Hebrew. "Vine." Gafa (UPPER 98%), Gana (37%) are common surnames. See also Dafna.

Gaia and variants

Gaia, var. Gala1, Gaiea, Gaiana, Gaea
Origin fr. Greek element. "The earth." Gaia, Gaiana, etc. became more trendy in 2018, gaining on average +51 positions as girls' names with Gaia leading the upswing.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ga- names: Gabriel, Gabriela, Gabriele, Gabriella, Gabrielle

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ga- names: Gaetana, Gaia, Gail, Gaile, Gala

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ga- names: Gale, Gay, Gaye, Gayla, Gayle, Gaylene

Gail and variants

Gail2, var. Gaylle, Gaylla, Gayll, Gayline, Gayleen, Gaylene, Gayle2, Gayla, Gayelle, Galia1, Gayel2, Gale2, Gal2, Gaill, Gaila2, Gaile, Gahl, Gael3
Root fr. Hebrew element. "Father of exaltation." Gail, Gaile, Gale, Gayla, Gayle and Gaylene are more generally used as birth names among these variations.

Gala and variants

Gala2, var. Galla
Origin fr. Old French. "Merrymaking, festivity." Less used today. Gala was the variant last found (1960-1969) in the Top 2000.

Galatea, var. Galathea, Galatee
Source fr. Greek word. "White as milk." Galatea, Galatee and Galathea are rarely found as first names.

Galia2, var. Galit, Gal3
Derivative of Hebrew. "Wave." Scarce as birth names, but Galia, Galit, etc. sound like the more familiar Gale.

Root fr. Arabic language. The name of a Moorish princess .. Unique. Galiana (cf. Gaiana) uses the feminine -na suffix. See also Galyena.

Galiena, var. Galyena, Galliena, Galianna, Galiana2
Root fr. Old German. "High one; the land of Gaul." Galyena and variants were not among 2018's Top names.

Galila, var. Galilia, Galilah
Based on Hebrew element. "Rolling hills." Galila, Galilah and Galilia are rarely used as baby names.

Form of Helen. Source fr. Greek language. "Sun ray." Galina, like the similar-sounding Galen, exists more usually as a last name. See also Galiana.

Form of Jelena. Derived fr. Russian, Greek words. "Sun ray." Galina, like the similar Galia, exists more usually as a surname. See also Galiana.

Galina3, var. Galya, Gala3
Based on Greek element. "Calm." Gala and Galina are more familiar as children's names compared to Galya.

Quick Reference

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

1. Gabrielle - Galina
Gabrielle [Gavi, Gavra, Gavrina, Gavrila, Gavrilla, Gavraila, Gavrielle, Gavriella, ..], Gada, Gae [Gay, Gaye], Abigail [Gal, Gale, Gail, Gael, Gayle, Gayel, Gaila], Gael [Gaelle], Guinevere [Gaynor, Gaenna], Gaenor, Gaetana [Gaetane], Gafna, Gaia [Gala, Gaea, Gaiea, Gaiana], Gail [Gayle, Gayll, Gayla, Gaylle, Gaylla, Gayline, Gaylene, Gayleen, ..], Gala [Galla], Galatea [Galatee, Galathea], Galia [Gal, Galit], Galiana, Galiena [Galyena, Galiana, Galliena, Galianna], Galila [Galilia, Galilah], Helen [Galina], Jelena [Galina], Galina [Gala, Galya]

Gallia [Gala, Galla], Galya [Galia, Gallya, Gallia], Gambhira, Gana [Ganit, Ganah], Gerda [Garda], Gardenia, Gardner [Gardie, Gardiner, Gardener], Garland [Garldina, Garlande], Garnet [Garnette], Gauri, Gavina, Gavrila [Gavryla, Gavrylla, Gavrilla], Gay [Gae, Gai, Gaye], Gayle [Gala, Gayla, Galen, Galea, Gaylen, Galena], Gaynor [Gayna, Gayner, Gaenor], Gazella [Gazelle]

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