Gail

Origin/Usage
Hebrew
Pronunciation
GAYL
Meaning
My father's delight

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Gail is a diminutive of Abigail. Abigail originates in Hebrew language and means "my father's delight". Abigail is a figure of importance in the Hebrew Bible. She was King David's wife, wise and beautiful, and a great prophetess. Over centuries, it has always been one of the most popular feminine names. In the English-speaking countries, it became more prominent after the Protestant Reformation.

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'Gail' in Movies

A Star Is Born (2018)

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Pitch Perfect 3 (2017)

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All the Money in the World (2017)

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Dawson's Creek

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Sin City (2005)

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