What does Gabriela mean?
Gabriela /gab-ri-ela/ as a girls' name is of Hebrew derivation, and the meaning of Gabriela is "woman of God; my strength is God". Gabriela is a Croatian, Czechoslovakian, Polish, Spanish form of Gabrielle (Hebrew).
How popular is Gabriela?
Gabriela is a very prominent first name for females (#628 out of 4276, Top 15%) but an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Gabriela for girls. Gabriela entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its highest rank of #102 in the U.S. in 2003, and is at #232 presently. (Top 1000 Names, 2014)
Below is a charted comparison of the usage of the girl name Gabriela and associated names. Gabriella (#43 from current records), Gabrielle (#173) and Gabriel are the popular alternative forms of Gabriela (#232 from current records). These forms of Gabriela reached the apex of their popularity in 2000 (adoption of 0.74%) and are somewhat less common today (adoption 0.64%, 14% less), with the form Gabriel falling out of style. Gabriella, Gabrielle and Gabriela are three of the more chic names for newborns here.
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Suggested similar baby names are Abiela, Aeriela, Ariela, Aubriella, Cariel, Carmela▼, Carmiela, Carniela, Daniela▲, Dariele, Ebrilla, Fabiola▼, Fabricia, Fabriqua, Fabrizia, Gaiea, Gaila, Galiena, Galila, Galliena, Gavryla, Gavrylla, Graciela▼, Gratiela, Harela, Harrela, Karmela, Karniela, Katriel, Lauriel, Marcela, Maricela▼, Mariel▼, Mariela▼, Mariella, Marilla, Marisela▼, Marvela, Nabeela, Nabila, Priela, Raziela, Sabilla, Sabreena, Sabrena, Sabrina▲, Sabrinna, Uriela and Zabrina. These names tend to be less frequently used than Gabriela.