Gil Name Meaning and Origin

Gil is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘Germanic, Hebrew’ origin. The baby name Gil means “Bright Young Man”.


Gil Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Germanic, Hebrew”



Gil is a Boy name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “GIL”


Gil Name Meaning:

Gil is a diminutive of Gilbert. Gilbert is based on the Old Germanic words ‘gisil’, which means ‘noble youth’, and ‘berht’, which means ‘bright’.



It is a Christian baby name.





Variations or similar name:

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Famous people with this name:

Gilbert Allen “Gil” Meche, American baseball player;

Gilbert Ray “Gil” Hodges, American baseball player and manager;

Gilbert “Gil” Gerard, American actor;

Gilbert Frank “Gil” Amelio, American former CEO of Apple, Inc.;

Gil Birmingham, American actor ;

Ian Ernest Gilmore “Gil” Evans, Canadian jazz pianist;

Gilbert “Gil” Scott-Heron, American spoken word poet;

Gil Bellows, Canadian actor;

Jaden Gil Agassi, son of tennis players Andre Agassi and Steffi Graf;

Enrique Mari “Quen” Gil V, Filipino Actor




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