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Galilea

All About the Name Galilea

“A feminine name with beauty and serenity; Galilea has a great flow and comes with the adorable built-in nickname Lea.”

 

Gender: Girl
Meaning: Galilee
Origin: Italian and Hebrew
Current Popularity: #689

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Galia, Galina, Illyria, Aaliyah, Dalila, Lila, Kalila

More about the name Galilea:

Galilea (Gal-ih-LAY-ah) is a Girl’s name of Hebrew and Italian origin, meaning: “Galilee.” The name Galilea is a feminization of Galileo, a variation of Galilee, a place in Northern Israel that refers to all of the areas that are north of the Mount Carmel-Mount Gilboa ridge. The name comes from the Hebrew root (galíl), ‘district’, and ‘cylinder’ or according to Isaiah 8:23 (or 9:1 in different Biblical versions) ‘Galilee of the nations’. The sea of Galilee, according to the Bible, is the sea where Jesus walked on water.

Middle Name Possibilities:

 Juniper

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