Gay Name Gender

Is Gay a boys name or a girls name? Find out here.

Since 1910, 0.5% of babies named Gay were boys.

Based on data from The United States Social Security Administration.


Infographic of Gay name meaning, which is lively, high-spirited; son of the fair-skinned one
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Gay Name Popularity

How popular is the name Gay? Here’s everything we know.

  • Since 1910 Gay has been the 4,422nd most popular boys name, representing less than 0.0001% of boy births in the U.S.

Year Rank # Births % Births
1910 0 0%
1911 0 0%
1912 0 0%
1913 0 0%
1914 0 0%
1915 1,450 5 0.0006%
1916 0 0%
1917 1,488 5 0.0005%
1918 0 0%
1919 0 0%
1920 0 0%
1921 0 0%
1922 0 0%
1923 0 0%
1924 1,576 5 0.0004%
1925 1,552 5 0.0004%
1926 0 0%
1927 0 0%
1928 0 0%
1929 1,274 8 0.0008%
1930 0 0%
1931 0 0%
1932 1,379 5 0.0005%
1933 0 0%
1934 0 0%
1935 1,309 6 0.0006%
1936 1,039 11 0.0011%
1937 0 0%
1938 0 0%
1939 1,389 5 0.0005%
1940 0 0%
1941 0 0%
1942 0 0%
1943 0 0%
1944 0 0%
1945 1,351 5 0.0004%
1946 0 0%
1947 0 0%
1948 0 0%
1949 0 0%
1950 1,540 5 0.0003%
1951 1,472 5 0.0003%
1952 0 0%
1953 0 0%
1954 0 0%
1955 0 0%
1956 0 0%
1957 0 0%
1958 0 0%
1959 0 0%
1960 0 0%
1961 0 0%
1962 0 0%
1963 0 0%
1964 0 0%
1965 0 0%
1966 0 0%
1967 0 0%
1968 0 0%
1969 0 0%
1970 0 0%
1971 0 0%
1972 0 0%
1973 0 0%
1974 0 0%
1975 0 0%
1976 0 0%
1977 0 0%
1978 0 0%
1979 0 0%
1980 0 0%
1981 0 0%
1982 0 0%
1983 0 0%
1984 0 0%
1985 0 0%
1986 0 0%
1987 0 0%
1988 0 0%
1989 0 0%
1990 0 0%
1991 0 0%
1992 0 0%
1993 0 0%
1994 0 0%
1995 0 0%
1996 0 0%
1997 0 0%
1998 0 0%
1999 0 0%
2000 0 0%
2001 0 0%
2002 0 0%
2003 0 0%
2004 0 0%
2005 0 0%
2006 0 0%
2007 0 0%
2008 0 0%
2009 0 0%
2010 0 0%
2011 0 0%
2012 0 0%
2013 0 0%
2014 0 0%
2015 0 0%
2016 0 0%
2017 0 0%
2018 0 0%

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Data via SSA.gov.


Names Like Gay

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What names sound like Gay?

If you like how Gay sounds, you might also like these names that sound like Gay.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Guy

Wood

German

#1,256 (0.0055%)  
Kay

Happy, rejoicing

Welsh


What names are similar to Gay?

Find a name that’s like Gay, but just a little bit different.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Bay
Day

Day

English

Fay

Raven

Irish

Gab

God's able-bodied one; hero of God

Hebrew

Gaby

God's able-bodied one; hero of God

Hebrew

Gad

Fortune, luck

Hebrew

Gal

Wave, roller, swell

Hebrew

Gary

Spear

English

#660 (0.0229%)  
Gray

Gray-haired

English

#1,134 (0.0071%)  
Jay

To heal

English

#392 (0.0553%)  
Ray

A diminutive form of Raymond.

English

#714 (0.0197%)  
Tay

Scottish

Way

Land by the road

English


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