Gil is a gender-neutral name and is of Hebrew origin. It can be used for both girls and boys. It means joy, happiness. Though a unisex name, this name is trendier as a boy’s name than as a girl’s. The name is currently in the top 1000 of NameChef Most Popular Baby Names and in the top 1000 of U.S birth chart of the year 1971. Variations of Gil include Gill.
Gil can be used for both boys and girls.