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Gilgamesh Meaning


What does Gilgamesh mean?

The name Gilgamesh is of Sumerian origin.

The meaning of Gilgamesh is "mythican hero".

Gilgamesh is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 9 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Gil-ga-mesh.

The Given Name Gilgamesh

Gilgamesh appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

A wonderfully distinctive name.

Wrap it up and take it home, Gilgamesh may just be the name you're looking for.

Gilgamesh Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, less than 5 boys were given the name. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before less than 5 boys were given the name. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

View the Gilgamesh Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Gilgamesh has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Gilgamesh to other names.

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    Gilgamesh Numerology

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    It may all be in the numbers.

    The numbers that make up your child's name.

    Numerology may give you some insight.

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    Gilgamesh Name Fun

    Would you like to fingerspell the name Gilgamesh in American Sign Language?

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Gilgamesh.

    Just for fun, see the name Gilgamesh in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

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