Gisela (name)

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Gicela or Gisela
GenderFemale
Origin
Word/nameGermanic
Meaningpledge
Other names
Related namesGiselle, Gísli, Gisle [no]

Gisela is a female given name of Germanic origin. The name derives from the Old High German word gīsal, "pledge".

Variations on the name in other languages include:

The male forms is Gísli and Gisle, from Gísla saga (Gisli's saga) possibly known from place names such as Gislaved, a municipality in Sweden.

Noble Giselas[edit]

Notable Giselas[edit]