What does gala mean?

Definitions for galaˈgeɪ lə, ˈgæl ə; esp. Brit. ˈgɑ lə

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word gala.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. gala, gala affair, jamboree, blowout(noun)

    a gay festivity


  1. gala(Noun)

    Pomp, show, or festivity.

  2. gala(Noun)

    A showy and festive party.

  3. gala(Adjective)

    Celebratory; festive.

  4. Gala(ProperNoun)

    A type of apple which is a cross pollination between Kidd's Orange Red and Golden Delicious

  5. Gala(ProperNoun)

    Galashiels, a town in Scotland.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gala(noun)

    pomp, show, or festivity

  2. Origin: [F. gala show, pomp, fr. It. gala finery, gala; of German origin. See Gallant.]


  1. Gala

    Gala is a clonally propagated apple with a mild and sweet flavor. Gala apples ranked at number 2 in 2006 on the US Apple Association's list of most popular apples, after Red Delicious and before Golden Delicious, Granny Smith, and Fuji.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Gala

    gā′la, n. festivity.—n. Gā′la-dress, gay costume for a gala-day. [Fr. gala, show—It. gala, finery.]

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Anagrams for gala »

  1. agal, alga

  2. Agal

  3. Alga


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gala in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gala in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Andre Emmanuel Bendavi ben-YEHU:

    Philosopher, observer, scholar of our time; Original creator accepting no blunders, Emphasizing the gala of the pen, he ponders The tomes of literary jewels for life's rime!

  2. Andre Emmanuel Bendavi ben-YEHU:

    “Philosopher, observer, scholar of our time; Original creator accepting no blunders, Emphasizing the gala of the pen, he ponders The tomes of literary jewels for life's rime!”

  3. Anuj Somany:

    It does not surprise by seeing that a wise could hardly rise position-wise in a company for he being true to own voice and nice towards others, whereas the employees who are obsequious guys easily scale up the hierarchical ladder and they are often or always seen enjoying the gala time in a private organization.

  4. Michelle Obama:

    The small irritations or indignities that we experience are nothing compared to what a previous generation experienced, it's one thing for me to be mistaken for a waiter at a gala. It's another for my son to be mistaken for a robber and to be handcuffed, or worse, if he happens to be walking down the street and is dressed the way teenagers dress.

Images & Illustrations of gala

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