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Gender: F Pronunciation: Gal-ih-LAY-ah Meaning of Galilea: "Galilee" Origin of Galilea: Feminine variation of Galileo, after "Galilee" Galilea's Popularity in 2016: #522

Like the masculine form Galileo, Galilea is a variant of Galilee, a region in Northern Israel of great Biblical significance. Given the current popularity of soft Italian girls’ names, this name’s long historical roots, its beautiful sound and the potential for cute nicknames (Leia, Lil, Ally, etc) it’s surprising that more parents aren’t choosing this fresh and underused name.

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Famous People Named Galilea

Galilea Montijo (b. 1973), Mexican media personality

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