Gisela

Gisela - A very unique female name



  Aug 19,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Gisela appeared on the charts for the first time in 1947 on position #1788. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Gisela and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Gisela? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Gisela. The baby girl name Gisela was given to 29 baby girls in 2012, ranking #2543 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 48,733 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Gisela peaked in popularity 44 years ago in 1975 on position 993.



Famous with this name

Gisela Hahn
Gisela Chipe
Gisela Fritsch


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Gisela is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Gisela is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #1,636 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,369.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Gisela is where you live.


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Gisela origin and meaning

Gisela is a 6 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Gisela, pop culture references for the name Gisela and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Gisela

We've found the following names that sound similar to Gisela, sorted by popularity.

Gail / Gayle / Giselle / Gale / Gayla / Gisselle / Galilea / Gisele / Gissel / Gizelle /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20122543
20112388
20102460
20092958
20081966
20072198
20061887
20051785
20041490
20031442
20021948
20011846
20002000
19991781
19981441
19971630
19961503
19951045
19941412
19931529
19921709
19911779
19901462
19891843
19881606
19872086
19861581
19851388
19841755
19831534
19821568
19811219
19801393
19791215
19781122
19771177
19761090
1975993
19741101
19731518
19721493
19711625
19701835
19691850
19681739
19671653
19661566
19651632
19641649
19631713
19621957
19611717
19601713
19591682
19581688
19572236
19541926
19471788

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California1636
Florida2100
Texas2369

Even more about Gisela


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Gisela a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Gisela?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1975
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Gisela
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 48,733
Letter count 6
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1947
2012 births +29

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