[ syll. gay(l), ga-yl ] The baby girl name Gayl is also used as a boy name. It is pronounced as GEY-L †. Gayl has its origins in the Hebrew language and it is used largely in English. Gayl is a contracted form of the English, German, and Hebrew Abigail.
Gayl is uncommon as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. In 2018, among the family of girl names directly related to Gayl, Abigail was the most regularly used.
Baby names that sound like Gayl include Gael (English), Gail (English), Gaile (English), Gaill, Gaille, Gale (English), Gayll, Gaylle, Gaal, Gaale, Gahl, Gal (Hebrew), Gayle (English), Gill (English), Glann, Glee, Glenne (English), Glie, Glo (English), and Gul.
† approx pronunciation for Gayl: G as in "grin (G.R.IH.N)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"