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What does the name Sagal mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Sagal

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  1. A submission from Somalia says the name Sagal means "Sagal is a Somali name for the beautiful colour created by the early morning sun rays ( shafaq in Arabic)".
  2. A user from Canada says the name Sagal is of African origin and means "Beautiful early morning sunrise".
  3. According to a user from the United Kingdom, the name Sagal means "the morning star or the sun to the rain".
  4. A user from New York, U.S. says the name Sagal means "A early morning sunrise".
  5. A submission from Australia says the name Sagal means "Somali: Morning Star or First Light" and is of African origin.
  6. A user from Minnesota, U.S. says the name Sagal means "Morning star ( venues )".
  7. A submission from Canada says the name Sagal means "When it rains but the sun still shines" and is of African origin.
  8. A user from Virginia, U.S. says the name Sagal means "sunrise".
  9. A user from Somalia says the name Sagal is of Islamic / Muslim origin and means "Beautiful weather".
  10. 2 submissions from Turkey and Sweden agree the name Sagal means "Rainbow" and is of Islamic / Muslim origin.
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  1. slowness due to some obstacle; sluggishness

Notable Persons With the Last Name Sagal

Notable Persons With the Last Name Sagal

Katey Sagal

Katey Sagal is an actress and singer-songwriter. She has been prominent since 1971. Katey was given the name Catherine Louise Sagal by her parent Boris Sagal on January 19th, 1954 in Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Boris Sagal

His career lasted from 1955 to 1981. Boris was born on October 18th, 1923 in Dnipropetrovsk. He died on May 22nd, 1981.

Liz Sagal

Liz Sagal is an actress, screenwriter, film editor, and film editing. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1982 to present. Liz was given the name Elizabeth Sagal on October 9th, 1961 in Los Angeles. Liz is also known as Sagal and Elizabeth Ann.

Peter Sagal

Peter Sagal is a playwright, screenwriter, actor, and radio host. Peter was born on January 31st, 1965 in Berkeley Heights, New Jersey, United States.

Jean Sagal

Jean Sagal is an actress, associate director, director, and television director. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1982 to present. Jean was given the name Barbara Jean Sagal on October 9th, 1961 in Los Angeles. Jean is also known as Sagal and Barbara Jean.

Ángelo Sagal

Ángelo Sagal is a soccer player for the Huachipato, Rangers de Talca, and Chile national football team. Ángelo was born on April 18th, 1993 in Talca.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Sagal U.S.
  White 54.17% 64.26%
  African American 3.68% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.96% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 39.22% 16.26%

Of Last Name Sagal

People with the last name Sagal are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Sagal

  • How Popular is the name Sagal? Sagal is the 25,951st most popular name of all time. As a last name Sagal was the 51,066th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Sagal have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 227 babies born with the first name Sagal in the United States. That's more than enough people named Sagal to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Sagal? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1994 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Sagal born? The highest recorded use of the first name Sagal was in 2003 with a total of 14 babies.
  • Random Sagal Factoid: According to the 2000 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Sagal is not a popular baby girl's name in Minnesota. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Minnesota have the same name in 2000.
  • Weird things about the name Sagal: The name spelled backwards is Lagas. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Agals. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Sagal? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 408 people with the last name Sagal.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Sagal? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Sagal as their last name since less than 1 person in 714k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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