Name
GAEL

Name GAEL

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 66,739 births of Gael in the countries below, which represents an average of 480 births of children bearing the first name Gael per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 4,636 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Gael   
In Italiano Nome Gael   
Available variants : Gaél , Gaêl , Gaël


Information about the first name Gael

We celebrate Gael on December 17th
The first name Gael is listed in our categories :The first name Gael has been assigned to:
98.22% to boys
1.78% to girls
The country where the first name Gael is the most common is:
FR France
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 4 letters including 2 vowels and 2 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Gael

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Gael : Agel, Aleg, Egal, Egla, Elga, Gale, Gela, Glea, Lage

Gael in Japanese *

Romajigaeru
Katakanaガエル
Hiraganaがえる
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Gael in Japanese
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Gael in sign language

Gael in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Gael

US English
Anagrams src :
  • Gale, Lega, egal, gale, geal, lage, leag
Noun src :
  • Gael (plural Gaels)
  • A member of an ethnic group in Ireland, Scotland and the Isle of Man, whose language is one that is Gaelic.
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ɡeɪl/
  • Homophones: gale, Gail, Gayle
HU Hungarian
Adjective src :
  • gael (not comparable)
  • Gaelic (of or relating to the Gaels, the Celtic peoples of Scotland, Ireland, and the Manx, or their languages)
Noun src :
  • gael (plural gaelek)
  • Gael (a member of an ethnic group in Ireland, Scotland and the Isle of Man, whose language is one that is Gaelic)
  • (singular only) Gaelic (Goidelic; any Goidelic language or Scottish Gaelic in particular)
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): [ ˈɡeːl]
  • Hyphenation: gael
  • Homophone: gél
  • Rhymes: -eːl
Irish
Etymology src :
  • From Old Irish Goídel, from Old Welsh Guoidel (“wild man, warrior”) (compare Welsh Gwyddel (“Irishman”)), from Proto-Brythonic *guɨðel, from Proto-Celtic *wēdus (“wild”), from Proto-Indo-European *weydʰ- (“wood, wilderness”) (compare Old English wāþ (“hunt”)).Replaced native terms féni (“class of landed Irish freemen”) and fénechas (“matters pertaining to the féni”), though these words survive as féine and féineachas, respectively, and derive ultimately from the same root.
Alternative forms src :
  • Gaedheal (Ulster, otherwise superseded)
Noun src :
  • Gael m (genitive singular Gaeil, nominative plural Gaeil)
  • Gael, Irish person
  • (~ de chuid na hAlban) (Scottish) Highlander
  • Synonyms: duine as an nGàidhealtachd, Híleantóir
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ɡeːlˠ/
 

Popularity of the name Gael

Number of GAEL births per year

Total births of Gael by country

Births with the first name Gael
Country
Boys
Girls
FRFrance
1900 - 2019
27,542
678
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2019
26,750
32
ESSpain
2002 - 2019
7,053
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
2,549
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2019
728
67
BRBrazil
1930 - 2010
460
0
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2019
0
380
ITItaly
1999 - 2018
162
6
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2019
138
0
BEBelgium
1995 - 2019
33
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2019
24
1
SESweden
1998 - 2019
23
0
AUAustralia
1944 - 2019
2
18
ABAlberta
1980 - 2019
19
1
ONOntario
1913 - 2018
18
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2018
18
0
IEIreland
1964 - 2019
14
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2019
9
2
PLPoland
2000 - 2019
6
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2018
4
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
2
0

Total births of Gael by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Gael
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2019
2,875
0
ESSpain
2019
1,163
0
ARArgentina
2015
424
0
BRBrazil
2010
46
0
FRFrance
2019
41
0
QCQuebec
2019
24
1
GBUnited Kingdom
2019
18
0
ITItaly
2018
16
0
IEIreland
2019
10
0
ONOntario
2018
6
0
ABAlberta
2019
3
0
DEGermany
2018
3
0
SESweden
2019
3
0
ATAustria
2018
2
0
DKDenmark
2019
1
0

Comments on the name Gael

Personalities with the first name Gael

There are 22 personalities with the first name Gael


Gael García Bernal
src

Mexico
Actor Film director Television actor Film actor


Gaël Monfils
src

France
Tennis player


Gaël Clichy
(Gaël Dimitri Clichy) src

France
Association football player


Gaël Kakuta
(Gaël Romeo Kakuta Mambenga) src

France
Association football player


Gaël Givet
(Gaël Givet-Viaros) src

France
Association football player


Gaël Bigirimana
src

Burundi
Association football player


Gaël Danic
src

France
Association football player


Gaël Morel
src

France
Screenwriter Actor Film director Film actor


Gaël Andonian
src

France Armenia
Association football player


Gael Martin
src

Australia
Athletics competitor Powerlifter



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Gael
Full list of personalities with the first name Gael

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Gael

There are 70 actors and actresses with the first name Gael
Gael Monfils
Gael García Bernal
Gael O'shaughnessy
Gael D'oliviera
Gael Coeffard
Gael Ballantyne
Gael Anderson
Gael Sánchez Valles
Gael Barbieri
Gael Domina
Gael Sánchez
Gael Lebert
Gael Sikula
Gael Andrews
Gael Hammer
Gael Briggs
Gael Medina
Gael Gaviota
Gael Grenier-Nunez
Gael Marsan
Gael Larvor
Gael Arath
Gael Guerreiro
Gael Maclaine
Gael Gorbatt
Gael Cárdenas
Gael Macgregor
Gael Lehrer
Gael Knepfer
Gael Kelton

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Gael
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Gael

Rankings of first name GAEL by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#31ES Spain2019
#49AR Argentina2015
#133US United State of America2019
#243QC Quebec2019
#391IE Ireland2019
#627IT Italy2018
#987FR France2019
#1267AB Alberta2019
#1363ON Ontario2018
#1430GB United Kingdom2019
#1531SE Sweden2019
#1535BR Brazil2010
#1666DE Germany2018
#1668AT Austria2018
#2395DK Denmark2019
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#8651QC Quebec2019






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