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GAABA m Greenlandic
Variant of Kaapa.
GAABI m German (Swiss)
Diminutive of Gabriel.
GAA-BINAGWIIYAAS m Chippewa, Ojibwe
Meaning, in various translations, "which the flesh peels off," "Sloughing Flesh", "Wrinkle Meat", or "Old Wrinkled Meat".
GAAGII m Navajo
Means "raven" in Navajo.
GAAKI f Popular Culture
Gaaki was a Toa of Water that became a member of Makuta Teridax's Toa Hagah team. She was mutated into a Rahaga, but later turned back into a Toa. (From the series BIONICLE by Greg Farshtey)
GAARA m Popular Culture
This name combines 我 (ga, wa, wa.ga-, waga-, ware) meaning "ego, I, oneself, our, selfish," 愛 (ai, ito.shii, o.shimu, kana.shii, mana, me.deru, a) meaning "affection, favourite, love" and 羅 (ra, usumono) meaning "gauze, Rome, thin silk."... [more]
GAB f & m English (Rare)
Short form of Gabrielle, Gabriella or Gabriel.
GABA m Greenlandic
Variant of Gaaba.
GABA f Spanish
Diminutive of Gabriella.
GABAI m Hebrew
Means "delight, adornment"
GABBANELLI f English (American, Modern, Rare)
Newly created name, possibly a combination of Gabriella and Nellie. According to the SSA, Gabbanelli was given to 15 girls in 2017.
GABBE m West Frisian
Variant form of Gabe.
GABBEY f Spanish
Variant of Gabby and diminutive for Gabriella or Gabrielle
GABBIE f French, English
Variant of Gabby.
ĞABDULLA m Tatar
Tatar form of Abdullah.
GÁBE m Sami
Sami form of Kaapo.
GABE m West Frisian
Frisian short form of names that contain the Gothic element giban (geban in Old High German), such as Gebamund and Gebavultus.
GABER m Slovene
Either a short form of Gabrijel or from the tree gaber ''hornbeam''.
GABER m Alsatian (Archaic)
Vernacular form of Gabriel.
GABERT m Alsatian (Archaic)
Vernacular form of Gebhard.
GABEY m English
Diminutive of Gabriel.
GABI m & f Portuguese, Portuguese (Brazilian)
Diminutive of Gabriel, except in Brazil where it is a diminutive of Gabriela.
GABIB m Avar, Dargin, Lezgin
Avar, Dargin, and Lezgin form of Habib.
GABIDULLA m Bashkir
Bashkir form of Abdullah.
GABIE f French
Diminutive of Gabrielle.
GABII m Gamilaraay, Indigenous Australian
A skin name given to male children of Gambuu and Maadhaa who marries Yibadhaa. Possible source of the surname Cubby.
GABINA f Pashto
Means "honey" in Pashto.
GABIREL m Basque
Basque form of Gabriel.
GABLE m English
Transferred use of the surname Gable.
GABO f English
Middle name of Milla Jovovich's daughter.
GABO m Spanish
Diminutive of Gabriel.
GABRA f Ethiopian
Ethiopian girl's name, meaning "The gift of offering"
GABRAEL m English (Rare), English (American, Rare)
Variant of Gabriel. Gabrael was given to 9 boys in 2012 according to the Social Security Administration.
GABREA f English, English (American)
Combination of Gabi with Brea or a short form of Gabreanna/Gabreana
GABREAL m English (Rare), English (American, Rare)
Variant of Gabriel. Gabreal was given to 11 boys in 2011 according to the SSA.
GABRI m Spanish
Diminutive of Gabriel.
GABRIA f English, English (American)
Combination of Gabi with Bria or a short form of Gabrianna/Gabriana
GABRIAN m English (Rare)
Possibly a variant of Gabriel. Gabrian was given to 11 boys in 2017 per the SSA.
GABRÍEL m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Gabriel.
GABRIÈL m Occitan
Languedocien form of Gabriel.
GABRÍELA f Icelandic
Icelandic variant of Gabriela.
GABRIÈLE f French
French feminine form of Gabriel.
GABRIELI m Georgian (Rare)
Older Georgian form of Gabriel. This name is quite rare in Georgia nowadays, as it had to make way for the more modern form Gabriel (which is much more common).
GABRIELIS m Dutch (Rare), Lithuanian (Rare)
From Latin Gabrielis, which is the genitive of the third declension of Gabriel, the biblical Latin (and also Greek) form of the Hebrew name Gavri'el.... [more]
GABRÍELLA f Icelandic
Icelandic adoption of Gabriella.
GABRIËLLA f Dutch
Dutch form of Gabriella.
GABRIELLO m Italian (Archaic)
Archaic Italian form of Gabriel.... [more]
GABRIELLY f Portuguese (Brazilian)
Variant of Gabrielle, reflecting the Brazilian Portuguese pronunciation of the French form of Gabriella.
GABRIELO m Esperanto
Esperanto form of Gabriel.
GABRIÈU m Provençal, Gascon
Provençal and Gascon form of Gabriel.
GABRYSIA f Polish
Polish diminutive of Gabriela.
GAD m Navajo
Means "juniper tree" in Navajo.
GADAU f Burmese
Burmese feminine name refering to Aborosa wallichi, an aquatic plant bearing blue flowers.
GADDI m Biblical
Gaddi, the son of Susi of the House of Manasseh, was a scout sent to Canaan prior to the crossing of the Jordan River according to Numbers 13:11.
GADDIEL m Biblical
Gaddiel, the son of Sodi of the house of Zebulun, was a scout sent to Canaan prior to the crossing of the Jordan River according to Numbers 13:10.
GÁDDJÁ f Sami
Northern Sami variant of Kaija.
GADEA f Basque
Basque variant of Águeda that has been in use since the Middle Ages.
ĞÄDEL m Tatar
Tatar form of 'Adl.
GADGE m English (Modern, Rare)
Variant of Gage. Gadge was given to 11 boys in 2010 according to the SSA.
GADI m Hebrew
Diminutive of Gad.
GADIANTON m Mormon
The leader of a gang of robbers in the Book of Mormon.
GADIEL m Jewish
Means "God is my luck" or "God is my good fortune" in Hebrew.
GADIID m Somali (Rare)
Its an old Somali name.
GADING m & f Indonesian
Means "ivory" in Indonesian.
GADOL m Yiddish
Yiddish for Gedaliah
GADZHI m Avar, Lezgin
Derived from Arabic حَاجّ (ḥājj) meaning "pilgrim", referring to the Islamic hajj to Mecca.
GADZHIMURAD m Avar, Dargin
Combination of Gadzhi and Murad.
GAEBORA m Popular Culture
Kaepora Gaebora is a character in 'The Legend of Zelda' series of video games.
GAEGE m & f English (Modern)
Variant of Gage
GÆIRDIARFR m Ancient Scandinavian
Derived from Old Norse geirr "spear" and djarfr "bold, daring".
GÆIRFRÍÐR f Ancient Scandinavian
Combination of geirr 'spear' and fríðr 'beautiful', originally 'beloved'.
GÆIRI m Norwegian
Old Norse short form of names containing the name element GEIR.
GÆIRLÆIFR m Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse combination of geirr 'spear' and leif 'inheritance, legacy'.
GÆIRLAUG f Ancient Scandinavian
Derived from the Germanic name elements geirr "spear" and laug possibly meaning "betrothed woman".
GÆIRMÓÐR m Ancient Scandinavian
Derived from Old Norse geirr "spear" and móðr "mind"; "wrath"; "courage".
GÆIRMUNDR m Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse combination of geirr 'spear' and mund 'hand, protection'.
GÆIRNIÚTR m Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse combination of geirr 'spear' and njóta 'to use'.
GÆIRREÐR m Norse Mythology
Derived from geir ("spear") and friðr ("love, peace"). In the Grímnismál, Gæirreðr is raised by Odin while his brother Agnarr is raised by Frigg. Gæirreðr kills his brother to inherit his father's kingdom and tortures Odin, who is disguised as Grímnir... [more]
GÆIRUNNR f Ancient Scandinavian
Derived from the Germanic name elements geirr "spear" and unnr "wave".
GÆIRVARR m Ancient Scandinavian
Derived from geirr ("spear") and varr ("attentive, alert; shy; wise").
GÆIRVIÐR m Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse combination of geirr 'spear' and viðr 'forest, wood, tree'.
GÆIRVǪR f Ancient Scandinavian
Combination of geirr ("spear") and vár ("spring, woman").
GÆITIR m Ancient Scandinavian
From Old Norse geit meaning "goat".
GAEL m Breton, Spanish (Modern)
Original Breton and Spanish form of Gaël.
GAELA f Breton
Feminine form of Gael.
GAER m Welsh
Derived from Welsh word caer meaning "castle, fortress".
GÆSLING m Old Danish, Old Swedish
Old Danish and Old Swedish form of GæslingR.
GÆSLINGR m Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse byname, from Old Norse gæslingr meaning 'gosling'. It originally started in the form GæslingR.
GAETANUCCIO m Italian (Rare)
Diminutive of Gaetano, as -uccio is an Italian masculine diminutive suffix.
GAEUL f Korean
Means "fall, autumn" in Korean.
GA-EUN f Korean
From Sino-Korean 佳 "good, auspicious; beautiful; delightful" and 恩 "kindness, mercy, charity".
GAFNA m & f Hebrew
Means "vine"
GAGA m Georgian
Georgian diminutive of Giorgi.
GAGACH f Armenian
Means "tulip" in Armenian.
GAGAN f & m Indian (Sikh)
the sky
GAGANDEEP m Indian
Sikh/hindu name
GAGANDIPIKA f Popular Culture
Feminine form of Gagandeep. Means "light of the sky" or "light of the heavens". In the British mystery show Midsomer Murders there's a lady with Indian heritage called Gagan, her father explains that it is short for Gagandipika which means "light of the heavens".
GAGARA m Russian
Means "loon" in Russian.
GAGARR m Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse byname, from Old Norse gagarr meaning "barker", "dog".
GAGASI f Zulu
Means "wave" in Zulu.
GAGIK m Armenian
Possibly derived from Armenian գագաթ (gagatʿ) meaning "summit, peak, top (of a mountain)" or from the Assyrian word gag combined with the Armenian suffix -ik both of uncertain meaning... [more]
GAHAM m Biblical
Perhaps means "flame" in Hebrew, from a non-Biblical root meaning "to burn, flame". In the Bible, Gaham was the second son of Nahor by his concubine Reumah (Gen. 22:24).
GAHAN m English (Rare)
From the surname Gahan, which is derived from both the surname McGahan, an anglicization of Mac Eacháin meaning "son of Eachán", and Ó Gaoithin meaning "descendant of Gaothín".... [more]
GA-HEE f Korean
Variant transcription of Ga-hui.
GAHERIS m Arthurian Romance, Welsh Mythology
This is the name of a character in Arthurian tales, a brother of Gawain (as well as Gareth, Mordred and Agravain), and the son of King Lot and either Belisent or Morgause. 'The earliest form of his name is so similar to the earliest form of Gareth (Gahariet) that the two brothers may have originally been the same character.' First mentioned by the 12th-century French poet Chrétien de Troyes, although scholars have suggested a derivation from the Welsh name Gweir, which belongs to a number of warriors in Welsh legends and can mean "hay", "collar", "circle", "loop" or "bend".
GAHEZ m Pashto
Means "morning" in Pashto.
GÁHTE f Sami
Sami form of Kati.
GA-HUI f Korean
From Sino-Korean 佳姬 "beautiful".
GAI f English (Rare)
Variant of Gay.
GAI m Catalan
Catalan form of Gaius.
GAÏA f French
French form of Gaia.
GAIA f Late Roman
Feminine form of Gaius.
GAIANOS m Late Roman (Hellenized), Late Greek
This name can be the hellenized form of Gaianus as well as an extended form of Gaios.
GAIANUS m Late Roman
Extended form of Gaius. This was the name of a martyr in early Christianity.
GAIBRIAL m Irish
Irish form of Gabriel.
GAIDA f Latvian
Derived from either Latvian gaidīt "to wait (for)" or Latvian gaidas "expectations".
GAIDAR m Avar, Dagestani
Avar form of Haidar.
GAIDEBERT m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Langobardic gaida "sharp point (of a spear)" combined with Old High German beraht "bright."
GAIDEMAR m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Langobardic gaida "sharp point (of a spear)" combined with Old High German mâri "famous."
GAIDERIC m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Langobardic gaida "sharp point (of a spear)" combined with rîcja "powerful, strong, mighty." The second element is also closely related to Celtic rîg or rix and Gothic reiks, which all mean "king, ruler."
GAIDIG f Breton
Diminutive of Gaid, itself a short form of Margaid.
GAIDIS m Latvian
Masculine form of Gaida.
GAIDOALD m Ancient Germanic (Lombardic)
Derived from Langobardic gaida "sharp point (of a spear)" combined with Gothic valdan "to reign."
GAIDOLF m Ancient Germanic
Variant spelling of Gaidulf.
GAIDUK m Russian
Means "grove" in Russian.
GAIDULF m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Langobardic gaida "sharp point (of a spear)" combined with Gothic vulfs "wolf."
GAIETÀ m Catalan
Catalan form of Caietanus (see Gaetano).
GAIGE m & f English (American)
Variant of Gage.
GAIJE m English (American, Modern, Rare)
Variant of Gaige. Gaije was given to 5 boys in 2008 according to the SSA.
GÁIJU m Sami
Sami form of Kai.
GAILA f Medieval Basque
Medieval Basque feminine form of Gailo. It was recorded from the 11th century onwards.
GAILARD m English (British)
From a French surname, which was derived from the French word gaillard, meaning "strong, sprightly". Also see Gaylord.
GAILE f English
Variant of Gail.
GAILIGEDAS m Lithuanian
The first element of this name is derived from old Lithuanian gailas, which usually means "strong, potent" but has also been found to mean "sharp, jagged" as well as "angry, fierce, violent" and "miserable, sorrowful, remorseful"... [more]
GAILIGEDĖ f Lithuanian
Feminine form of Gailigedas.
GAILIMANTAS m Lithuanian
The first element of this name is derived from old Lithuanian gailas, which usually means "strong, potent" but has also been found to mean "sharp, jagged" as well as "angry, fierce, violent" and "miserable, sorrowful, remorseful"... [more]
GAILIMINAS m Lithuanian
The first element of this name is derived from old Lithuanian gailas, which usually means "strong, potent" but has also been found to mean "sharp, jagged" as well as "angry, fierce, violent" and "miserable, sorrowful, remorseful"... [more]
GAILIMINĖ f Lithuanian
Feminine form of Gailiminas.
GAILYA f English (Rare)
Elaboration of Gail.
GA-IN f Korean
From Sino-Korean 佳 "good, auspicious; beautiful; delightful" and 人 "man; people; mankind".
GAINELL f English
Variant of Gaynell
GAINES m English (American, Rare)
Transferred use of the surname Gaines.
GAIO m Italian
Italian form of Gaius.
GAIOZI m Georgian (Rare)
Georgian form of Gaios. This is an older form; the modern form is Gaioz.
GAIRET m American (Rare)
Allegedly a respelling of Garret.
GAISALD m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Latin gaesus "spear" (which in turn was a loanword from Gallo-Celtic gaiso "spear") and Gothic valdan "to reign."
GAISERIC m Ancient Germanic
Means "powerful spear", derived from Latin gaesus "spear" (which in turn was a loanword from Gallo-Celtic gaiso "spear") and rîcja "powerful, strong, mighty." The second element is also closely related to Celtic rîg or rix and Gothic reiks, which all mean "king, ruler."
GAISMA f Latvian
Directly taken from Latvian gaisma "light".
GAISOLF m Ancient Germanic
Variant spelling of Gaisulf.
GAISULF m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Latin gaesus "spear" (which in turn was a loanword from Gallo-Celtic gaiso "spear") and Gothic vulfs "wolf."
GAIT m Dutch (Rare)
Short form of names beginning with Ger- like Gerald.
GAITANU m Corsican
Corsican form of Gaetan.
GAITE f Dutch (Modern, Rare)
Short form of name beginning with Ger- like Gertrude.... [more]
GAITHER m English
Transferred use of the surname Gaither.
GAITO m Japanese
From Japanese 凱 (gai) meaning "triumph, victory" combined with 斗 (to), which refers to a Chinese constellation. Other kanji combinations are possible.... [more]
GAITZKA m Basque
Basque form of the name Salvador
GÁIVVAŠ m Sami
Meaning unknown.
GAJ m Croatian
Croatian form of Gaius.
GAJÁNA f Hungarian
Hungarian form of Gaiana.
GAJANA f Polish
Polish form of Gaiana.
GAJE m English (American, Modern, Rare)
Variant of Gage. Gaje was given to 10 boys in 2009 according to the SSA.
GAJO m Croatian
Croatian form of Gaius.
GAJULA f & m Indian
Meaning "bangles."
GAJUS m Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Gaius.
GAJUSZ m Polish
Polish form of Gaius.
ĠAKBU m Maltese
Maltese form of Jacob and James.
ĠAKMU m Maltese
Maltese form of James.
GÁKTU m Sami
Meaning unknown.
GAKU m Japanese
From Japanese 岳 (gaku, ga) meaning "point, peak, mountain", 学 (gaku, ga) meaning "study, learning, science", 賀 (ga) meaning "congratulations, joy", 楽 (ga, gaku) meaning "music, comfort, ease", 鶴 (gaku) meaning "crane, stork", 學 (gaku, ga) meaning "learning, knowledge, school" or 樂 (ga) meaning "music, comfort" combined with 春 (ku) meaning "spring", 久 (ku) meaning "long time", 句 (ku) meaning "phrase, clause, sentence, passage, paragraph, counter for haiku" or 治 (ku) meaning "reign, be at peace, calm down, subdue, quell, govt, cure, heal, rule, conserve"... [more]
GAKUTO m Japanese
From Japanese 学 (gaku) meaning "study, learning, science", 岳 (gaku) meaning "point, peak, mountain" or 楽 (gaku) meaning "music, comfort, ease" combined with 乙 (to) meaning "the latter, duplicate, strange, witty", 登 (to) meaning "ascend, climb up", 人 (to) meaning "person", 斗 (to), which refers to a Chinese constellation or 渡 (to) meaning "transit, ford, ferry, cross, import, deliver, diameter, migrate"... [more]
GAKUYA m Japanese
From Japanese 岳 (gaku) meaning "mountain peak" combined with 哉 (ya), an exclamation or 也 (ya) meaning "also". Other kanji combinations are possible. ... [more]
GAL f Portuguese
Cognate diminutive of Maria da Graça.
GALA f Croatian
Derived from the world gala, an old Croatian adjective meaning "black, brown".
GALACIA f Various (?)
Perhaps a variant of Galatia or Gelasia.
GALACTION m Late Greek (Latinized)
Latinized form of Galaktion. This name was borne by a saint from the 3rd century AD, who was also known as Galation.
GALACTOIRE m French
French form of Galactorius.
GALACTORIUS m Late Greek (Latinized)
Probably ultimately derived from Greek γάλακτος (galaktos) meaning "milk". This name was borne by Galactorius of Lescar, a French saint from the 6th century AD.
GALACTUS m Popular Culture
Galactus is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. Galactus was created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby and first appeared in the comic book Fantastic Four #48, published in March 1966.
GALADHRIEL f Literature
Means "tree-garland" from Sindarin galadh "tree" and riel "crowned maiden." Within Tolkien's writings, this is essentially a variant of GALADRIEL, due to those outside of Lórien sometimes mistaking the Sindarin galad "light, radiance" for galadh "tree."
GALAF m Judeo-Spanish, Judeo-Arabic
Judeo-Spanish form of Arabic Halif.
GALAFRID m Ancient Germanic
Derived from the Germanic element gal, which comes from galan "to sing." The second element is derived from Old High German fridu "peace."
GALAKTION m Late Greek, Georgian, Russian
Derived from Greek γάλακτος (galaktos) meaning "milk" combined with the Greek diminutive suffix -ιων (-ion). In ancient Greek times, γαλάκτιον (galaktion) was the name of a type of bread that was made with milk... [more]
GALAMAN m Ancient Germanic
Derived from the Germanic element gal, which comes from galan "to sing." The second element is derived from man "man."
GALAMAR m Ancient Germanic
Derived from the Germanic element gal, which comes from galan "to sing." The second element is derived from Old High German mâri "famous."
GALAMB f Hungarian
Means "dove" in Hungarian.
GALARR m Ancient Scandinavian, Norse Mythology
Means "screamer" in Old Norse. In Norse mythology this is the name of both a giant and a dwarf. The dwarf and his brother, Fjalarr, murdered Kvasir and brewed the mead of the skalds from his blood... [more]
GALASSO m Medieval Italian
Variant form of Galeazzo. Known Italian bearers of this name include the military leader Galasso da Montefeltro (died in 1300), the painter Galasso Galassi (c. 1420-1473) and the architect Galasso Alghisi (1523-1573).
GALATEA f Greek Mythology (Latinized)
From the Greek Γαλατεια (Galateia), possibly meaning either "goddess of calm seas", from γαλήνη (galene) "calm, gentle (sea)", or "milk-white", from γάλα (gala) "milk"... [more]
GALATÉE f French
French form of Galatea.
GALATEIA f Portuguese (Rare)
Portuguese form of Galatea.
GALATTORIO m Italian
Italian form of Galactorius.
GALAXY f English (American)
From the English word galaxy, "a collection of star systems", ultimately from from Ancient Greek γαλαξίας (galaxías, "Milky Way"), from γάλα (gála, "milk").
GALAXY f English (American, Rare)
Meaning Galaxy "World Shaker" "Mountain Mover" "highly Favored" "Blessed" "God's Creation" "Great strength" "unforgotten"... [more]
GALAYAX m Somali
Means "lighthouse" in Somali.
GALBATORIX m Literature
Galbatorix is the primary antagonist of Christopher Paolini's Inheritance Trilogy. He is an immensely powerful Dragon Rider and the king of a large portion of Alagaësia.
GALBEYTE m Somali
Means "in the west" in Somali.
GALDUR m Icelandic (Modern, Rare)
From Old Norse galdr meaning "magic chant", "magic".
GALE m West Frisian (Rare)
This name is the Frisian form of the Germanic given name Gaito, which was ultimately derived from Proto-Germanic *gails meaning "cheerful, jovial". But in addition to that, it is also often a short form of Germanic given names that contain (or are related to) the aforementioned element of *gails, such as Geilhard.... [more]
GAL EEZH f Mythology
Mongolian form of Od Ana.
GALEHAUT m Arthurian Romance
Meaning unknown. However, like many given names from Arthurian legend, this name is probably of Celtic origin (either Breton or Welsh, to be precise). It was subsequently gallicized and due to this, it is sometimes thought to be connected to Middle French hault (which is haut in modern French) meaning "high, elevated".... [more]
GALENA f English, Russian, Bulgarian
Generally considered a variant of Galina and a Latinized form of Galene, Galena is also a mineral, one of the most important ores of lead, first mentioned by Pliny the Elder.... [more]
GALENO m Spanish, Italian
Spanish and Italian form of Galen.
GALÉNOSZ m Hungarian
Hungarian form of Galen.
GALEOTTO m Medieval Italian
Italian form of Galehaut, as it appeared in the fifth canto of Dante Alighieri's Inferno (written between 1308 and 1320) and Giovanni Boccaccio's The Decameron (written between 1348 and 1353)... [more]
GAL-ERDA m Caucasian Mythology
Meaning unknown. Gal-Erda was the Vainakh god of cattle.
GALFRID m Anglo-Norman, Manx (Archaic)
Anglo-Norman variant of Geoffrey which was also used on the Isle of Man.
GALGALU f African
born in the evening in Boran
GALGAN-NGA f Chukchi
Means "duck" in Chukchi.
ĞÄLI m Bashkir
Bashkir form of Ali (1).
GALI f Popular Culture
Gali was the Toa of Water on the island of Mata Nui. Later, after exposure to Energized Protodermis, she was transformed into the Toa Nuva of Water. ( From the series BIONICLE by Greg Farshtey . )
GALI f Hebrew
Means "my wave" in Hebrew.
GALI m Kazakh
Kazakh form of Ali.
ĞÄLIÄ f Tatar
Variant of Äliä.
GALIAN m Medieval German, Medieval English
Medieval German and English form of Galianus / Galienus. As a German name, it was recorded in German-speaking Switzerland in the 1400s.
GALIB m Medieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "winner, victor" in Arabic.
GALICIUS m Medieval (Latinized)
Meaning "of Galicia."
GALIEL m Spanish (Caribbean, ?)
The name (Galiel) comes from the name (Gamaliel) wich is Jewish
GALIENA f Medieval German, Medieval English
Of uncertain origin and meaning. One theory, however, tries to connect this name to Latin Gallus, Galla "inhabitant of Gallia".
GALIH m & f Indonesian, Sundanese, Javanese
Means "heart" or "core" in Sundanese and Javanese.
GALILAIA f Ancient Greek
Feminine form of Galilaios.
GALILEE f American
From the region in Palestine with the same name.
GALILEO m Medieval Italian
Derived from the medieval Latin word Galilaeus, by way of Greek Galilaios, meaning "Galilean; from Galilee." Galilee is from the Hebrew root galal "roll", perhaps referring to the waves on the sea.... [more]
GALILEU m Portuguese (Rare)
Portuguese form of Galileo.
ĞÄLIM m Bashkir
Bashkir form of Alim.
GALIM m Bashkir, Tatar, Kazakh
Bashkir, Tatar, and Kazakh form of Alim.
ĞÄLIMYÄN m Bashkir
Possibly the Bashkir form of Alimjan.
GAĻINA f Latvian
Latvian borrowing of Galina.
GALIOT f English
Word name meaning "small ship," from French galiote, from Italian galea.