Ghislaine: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Ghislaine

Ghislaine

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Origin of the name Giselle:

A German name derived from gisil (to owe, a pledge, a mutual obligation). It was a practice in the early Middle Ages for rival factions to offer a person, often a child, to each other as a pledge of peace.

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Pronounced "zhees-len" or "zhees-layn"

I have an aunt named Ghislaine and we pronounce it "gee-len" (which I'm assuming is the "American" pronunciation)

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A fairly common French name meaning "a pledge" or "an oath"

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Princess Ghislaine of Monaco

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