Galen is a unisex name that is Green in origin. Meaning "calm" or "healer," Galen is derived from the Greek word galene. The name is also shared by a second century physician who contributed to the development of early medicine. Within the United States, the name is slightly more common for boys, although Galen has significantly decreased in popularity.
Similar Names: Gaelen, Galan
Famous Galen Names: Galen Gering (actor), Galen Rupp (Olympic athlete)