The name Gage is of French origin. The meaning of Gage is "pledge, oath". Gage is generally used as a boy's name.What is the noun for Gage?
In this sense, gage is functioning as a noun and is similar in meaning to a down payment on a house or collateral for a loan . Gage can also refer to something, such as a glove, that is thrown down as a challenge to fight. Shakespeare famously uses this in Richard II.What is another word for gauge?
gauge, gage(noun) a measuring instrument for measuring and indicating a quantity such as the thickness of wire or the amount of rain etc. Synonyms: calibre, gauge, gage, locoweed, smoke, standard of measurement, caliber, bore, sens, dope, skunk, pot, weed, green goddess, grass, sess.