home > boy names > gage

Gage - Meaning of Gage

What does Gage mean?

Meaning of the name GageMeaning of the name Gage

[ 1 syll. ga-ge, gag-e ] The baby boy name Gage is sometimes used as a girl name. It is pronounced as Gey-JH †. Gage is largely used in the English language and its origin is Old English. The name's meaning is measurer. It is literally from the word 'gage' which means gauge. The first name is derived from the surname, which is itself from the job title for someone who does measurements. Gaege, Gager, Gaige (English), Gaje, Gauge (English), and Gayge are variants of Gage.

Gage is popular as a baby name for boys, and it is also viewed as fairly trendy. Its usage peaked modestly in 2003 with 0.140% of baby boys being given the name Gage. It ranked at #136 then. The baby name has since markedly declined in popularity. In 2012, its usage was 0.112% and its ranking #172, enjoying a minor resurgence in the recent decade. Among all boy names in its group, Gage was the most popular. In 2012, 7 times more boys were named Gage than the next most popular name, Gauge. Gage has in the past century been mostly given to baby boys.

Baby names that sound like Gage include Gaige, Gauge, Gae, Gaece, Gaege, Gaese, Gaise, Gay, Gayce, Gaye, Gayge, Gaz, Géza, Gi, Gig, Gijs, Goelle, Gui, Guie, and Gure.

† Pronunciation for Gage: G as in "grin (G.R.IH.N)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; JH as in "joy (JH.OY)"

Gage Baby Name Explorer

Meaning of Gage Meaning of Gaege Meaning of Gage Meaning of Gaige Meaning of Gayge Meaning of Gager Meaning of Gaje Meaning of Gauge Meaning of Gaege Meaning of Gaeg Meaning of Gaig Meaning of Gaige Meaning of Gayge
Baby Name Explorer for Gage