See also: gallo, gallò, gallo-, and Gallo-


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Proper nounEdit


  1. A Romance language spoken in north-west France, see Gallo language.
  2. A brand of low-priced California wine
    • a. 1969, John Kennedy Toole, A Confederacy of Dunces, Penguin, published 1981, →ISBN, page 43:
      "A few bottles of Gallo muscatel, and you with all them trinkets."
    • 2002, Elmore Leonard, Glitz, page 1
      But Vincent was carrying a sack of groceries. He wasn't going to drop a half gallon of Gallo Hearty Burgundy, a bottle of prune juice and a jar of Ragu spaghetti sauce on the sidewalk.
    • 2003, Rob Loughran, High Steaks, page 108
      On a good day he'd rip through several bottles of Gallo White Port and a fifth of bargain scotch. If he stumbled upon a twenty-dollar bill he would drink Irish whiskey.
    • 2004, Andrew Hartwood, Murder in Grosse Pointe: The 49th Grave, page 26
      I ate the result, drank some Gallo white and was ready to shout instructions and encouragement to Buddy Bell and the Tigers [...].
    • 2006, Tom Perrotta, Little Children, page 284:
      "I'll get it," she said. "I promised your mother I'd keep an eye on you." Yeah, right, Ronnie thought, you and the Gallo Brothers.
    • 2007, Joan Hess, Damsels in Distress, page 50:
      The last thing I wanted was to lapse into maudlin snuffling, or get stopped for driving while under the influence of the Gallo boys

Related termsEdit






  1. dative masculine singular of Gallus
  2. dative neuter singular of Gallus
  3. ablative masculine singular of Gallus
  4. ablative neuter singular of Gallus



  • IPA(key): (most of Spain and Latin America) /ˈɡaʝo/, [ˈɡa.ʝo]
  • IPA(key): (rural northern Spain, Andes Mountains) /ˈɡaʎo/, [ˈɡa.ʎo]
  • IPA(key): (Buenos Aires and environs) /ˈɡaʃo/, [ˈɡa.ʃo]
  • IPA(key): (elsewhere in Argentina and Uruguay) /ˈɡaʒo/, [ˈɡa.ʒo]

Proper nounEdit

Gallo m

  1. A surname​.



From Spanish


IPA(key): /ˈɡallo/, [ˈɡɐllo]

Proper nounEdit


  1. A surname, from Spanish​.


According to data collected by Forebears in 2014, Gallo is the 842nd most common surname in the Philippines, occurring in 11,085 individuals.