Animals, Birds, Female, G names, Hebrew, Male, Nature, Proto-Indo-European, Rooster/Cock, Surname names, Unisex, Virtues/Attributes, Water, Word names


Gal is a Hebrew unisex name meaning “wave”, as well as a Slovene male name, a short form of Gallus, an Ancient Roman name meaning “rooster, cock” which ultimately derives from a PIE root word. Gal is also a Hebrew and Slovenian, Slovak, and Polish surname originating from the given names.

Origin: Hebrew, Proto-Indo-European


Female forms:

  • Galia (Hebrew)
  • Galit (Hebrew)


Male forms:

  • Gallus (Ancient Roman)


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