Gay m

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Male Male Name
This name is used both as a female and a male name. See Gay f for the female version.

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish

Origin and Meaning

English name

1) Male usage of Gay f [1]

2) Irish pet form of Gabriel [1]

Related Names

Gay Finish Swedish

Grammar

Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Gay
Genitive: Gayn
Partitive: Gayta / Gaytä
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Gay
Genitive: Gays

Further Information

Due to its additional meaning 'homosexual', the name has dropped out of use in English-speaking countries

Statistics

No recent statistics trend found in databases for Gay.

Sources: [2] [3] [4] [5]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges: Oxford Dictionary of First Names (2003)
  2. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  3. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  4. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  5. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi