What does Gabrielle mean?
Gabrielle [gabrielle] as a girls' name is pronounced gab-ree-ELL. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Gabrielle is "woman of God; my strength is God". French feminine of Gabriel, from gheber "man", or gabar "strong", with el "god". Tennis player Gabriela Sabatini; fashion designer Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel; volleyball player Gabby Reece.
Gabrielle▼ has 26 variants: Brielle▲, Gabbe, Gabbi, Gabbie, Gabi, Gabriel▼, Gabriela, Gabriele, Gabriell, Gabriella, Gabriellen, Gabriellia, Gabrila, Gabryel, Gabryella, Gabryelle, Gaby, Gabysia, Gavi, Gavra, Gavraila, Gavriella, Gavrielle, Gavrila, Gavrilla and Gavrina.Creative forms:
(female) Gabrili, Gabrilia, ..
(male) Gabrielge, Gabriley, .. Middle name pairings:
Gabrielle Betsy (G.B.), ..
How popular is Gabrielle?
Gabrielle is a very popular first name for females (#659 out of 4276, Top 15%) and also a very popular last name for both adults and children (#48021 out of 150436, Top 32%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Gabrielle was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its highest position of #46 in the U.S. in 1999, and is at #205 currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Popular varying forms of Gabrielle (#205 a year ago) rated in the Top 2000 are Brielle (#128 a year ago), Gabriel, Gabriela (#254), Gabriele and Gabriella (#54). Usage of these forms of Gabrielle reached its most widespread in 2007 (average #678) and is somewhat lower today (#773, 34% less usage), with versions such as Gabrielle becoming less fashionable. Gabrielle has generally been a favorite of parents, though Gabriella is now the preferred form.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Abrielle▲, Adrielle, Andrielle, Arielle, Aubriella▲, Aubrielle▲, Audrielle, Aurielle, Carmelle, Catrelle, Danielle▼, Dannielle, Darcelle, Darelle, Dariele (see Daria), Darielle, Darille, Darnelle, Darrelle, Darrille (see Daryl), Dawnielle, Fabrienne, Gaelle, Gavrylla (see Gavrila), Gayelle, Gazelle, Gracielle, Griselle, Janielle, Karielle, Karmelle, Laurelle, Mabelle▼, Marcelle, Marelle, Maribelle, Mariella, Marielle, Marinelle, Marivelle, Marselle, Martelle, Marvelle, Merielle, Merrielle, Mirielle, Murielle, Narelle, Orielle, Ranielle, Sabelle and Yabelle. These names tend to be less frequently used than Gabrielle.See names in meaning and etymology.