Gaillard Family History
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Gaillard Name Meaning
nickname from French gaillard ‘strong’, ‘robust’, possibly from Gaulish galia ‘strength’ + the suffix -ard. from Old French gaile ‘cheerful’ (of Germanic origin; compare Gale 1) + the pejorative suffix -ard.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Aguillard, Maillard, Gillard, Mallard, Billard, Allard, Callard