Gil
Origin/Usage
Germanic, Hebrew
Pronunciation
GIL
Meaning
Bright young man
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Gil is a diminutive of Gilbert. Gilbert is based on the Old Germanic words 'gisil', which means 'noble youth', and 'berht', which means 'bright'.

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Gil Bellows - actor
Gil Blanco - baseball player
Gil Chapman - football player
Gil Evans - jazz musician
Gil Gerard - actor
Gil Hodges - baseball player
Gil Torres - baseball player

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