Gissel

Gissel - A very unique female name



  Dec 08,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Gissel appeared on the charts for the first time in 1985 on position #3483. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Gissel and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Gissel? 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 Gissel. The baby girl name Gissel was given to 33 baby girls in 2012, ranking #2410 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 42,826 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Gissel peaked in popularity 20 years ago in 1999 on position 1192.



Famous with this name

Scottie Gissel
Henning Gissel
Gissel Gali Servin


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Gissel is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Gissel is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #1,500 - and is the least popular in California at position #1,511.

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 Gissel is where you live.


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Gissel origin and meaning

Gissel is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Gissel, pop culture references for the name Gissel and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Gissel

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

Gail / Gayle / Giselle / Gale / Gayla / Gisselle / Galilea / Gisele / Gisela / 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
20122410
20111848
20101941
20091676
20081581
20071568
20061587
20051436
20041277
20031271
20021200
20011229
20001239
19991192
19981400
19971593
19962784
19952542
19941920
19932463
19922589
19914358
19893063
19862999
19853483

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Texas1500
California1511

Even more about Gissel


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 Gissel 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 Gissel?

2 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
1999
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Gissel
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 42,826
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1985
2012 births +33

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