Gil Origin and Meaning
The name Gil is boy's name of Hebrew, Spanish origin meaning "happiness".
Pronounced zheel, it's a dashing conquistador; as gill, it's the nice and slightly boring guy down the street.
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Famous People Named Gil
- Gilbert Allen "Gil" MecheAmerican baseball player
- Gilbert Ray "Gil" HodgesAmerican baseball player and manager
- Gilbert "Gil" GerardAmerican actor
- Gilbert Frank "Gil" AmelioAmerican former CEO of Apple, Inc.
- Gil BirminghamAmerican actor
- Ian Ernest Gilmore "Gil" EvansCanadian jazz pianist
- Gilbert "Gil" ScottHeron, American spoken word poet
- Gil BellowsCanadian actor
- Jaden Gil Agassison of tennis players Andre Agassi and Steffi Graf
- Enrique Mari "Quen" Gil VFilipino Actor
Gil in Pop Culture
- Gilbert "Gil" Grissomcharacter on TV's "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation"
- "Gil Blas" 18th,century novel by Alain,Rene Lesage
- Gil Nexdorcharacter on TV's "Johnny Test"
- Gil Le Fleurcharacter on TV's "Northern Exposure"
- Gil Gundersoncharacter on TV's "The Simpsons"
- Gil Chestertoncharacter on TV's "Frasier"
- Gilbert "Gil" Blythecharacter in L. M. Montgomery's "Anne of Green Gables"
- Gillington "Gil" Webberson of the river monster in "Monster High" show and series