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Name Gallus

Meaning:the GaulTools:

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About the name Gallus in particular

Languages of use:German
Popularity:no rank in any popularity list in this database
Similarly written:Callum, Dallas, Dallas, Gilles, Gilles, Gillis     Details
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About Gallus, the group of names with the same origin as Gallus

Meaning/translation:the Gaul
Language of origin:Latin
Info about origin:from a Roman family name with the meaning the Gaul
 known from Saint Gallus, an Irish monk who founded the monastery St. Gallen in Switzerland
 means also rooster in Latin, which however has probably nothing to do with the etymology of the name Gaul
Words:gallus = the Gaul (somebody from Gaul (today France))  Latin
 gallus = the rooster  Latin
Topics:Geographic name, New Testament, Roman family name
Variants' top ranks:13:Gal Slovenia 2009
Old/original forms:Gallus Latin
Name variants:Gal, Gallus   Sortable list   Details