What secrets hide behind “Gail” that makes it rock? Your first name is more than just a name!
The name “Gail” is of Irish and Hebrew origin. It’s a name commonly given to both boys and girls.
Your name in reverse order is “Liag.” A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give ‘Gila.’ How do you pronounce that?
The true meaning of ‘Gail’ cannot be described with just a few words. Your name is your destiny, heart’s desire, and personality. Gail is a name that infers you are compromising, passive, and more likely to follow than to lead type of person. You prefer to be in the background rather than up front and center. You are sensitive, tactful, diplomatic, and a team player. You can easily understand the emotions and thoughts of other people.
Your heart’s desire is to become a leader. You dislike taking orders and want to be in charge – the boss figure. Surprisingly, your creativity allows you to find new solutions to old problems. You can generate ideas on the fly, and want recognition for your efforts. You tend to avoid those who are needy and idle on their work.
When people hear the name Gail, they perceive you as someone who is dignified, well-dressed, outstanding, self-sufficient, and impressive. You come off as someone who is not a push-over. The use of bright and cheerful colors may be your fashion style. People recognize you as being a pioneer with your ideas of how to do things. Try not to appear as being too aggressive and intimidating to others.
Your vision can make you wealthy. You have great analytical ability and intellectually active. You are systematic and can make things happen. You tend to react to events decisively, effectively, and without prior thought or planning.
Your most likely vocation: doctor, pharmacist, electronic engineer, teacher, banker, musician, artist, designer, consultant, nurse, book-keeper, secretary.
Lucky colors: All greens, white, and shades of white such as cream
Lucky gem(s): Pearl, jade, cat’s-eye, moonstone
Lucky day(s): Monday
Lucky botanicals: Cabbage, chicory, lettuce, plantain, melon, turnips, cucumber
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“Gail” is not a popular baby boy’s name in West Virginia as reported in the 1957 U.S. Social Security Administration data (ssa.gov). Imagine that, only seven babies in West Virginia have the same name as you in 1957. A total of 8,047 babies also bear the same first name during that year in the U.S. From 1880 to 2018, the highest recorded use of this name was in 1951 with a total of 9,884 babies. That’s a lot of baby Gails.
Since 1880 up to 2018, the name “Gail” was recorded 210,566 times in the SSA public database. Using the UN World Population Prospects for 2019, that’s more than enough Gails to occupy the country of Samoa with an estimated population of 198,909.
The name first appeared in the year 1881 and given to five newborn babies. It became a popular name in the year 1937 with a rank of #99 nationwide and was registered 2,634 times as a baby girl’s name. Gail became a popular girl’s name in the state of Hawaii in the year 1951. It ranked #8 with 83 babies. The all-time high record for this name was in 1951 in the state of New York with 1,285 baby girls.
This name is a consistent top ranking girl’s name in the state of Connecticut for 34 years from 1934 to 1968 (may not be consecutive). It’s also popular in the states of Rhode Island, Massachusetts for 34 years (may not be consecutive).
For the past three decades (1989 to 2018), the name “Gail” was recorded 1,324 times in the SSA database.
Now you know why your first name rocks. Time to show your creativity! Try exploring the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers, or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV, or movie characters. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
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