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pinWhat does Gabe mean?

Gabe /gabe/ [1 syll.] as a boys' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Gabe is "man of God; my strength is God". Gabe is a variant form of Gabriel (Hebrew): from Hebrew gheber "man". Compare surname Gaebe.


Gabe has 1 variant: Gab.

Gabe has 19 more alternative forms via Gabriel: Gabbi, Gabbie, Gabby, Gabi, Gabie, Gabor, Gabrian, Gabriele, Gabrielli, Gabriello, Gaby, Garbriele, Gavrel, Gavriel, Gavril, Gavrilo, Gay, Jabril and Jibril.

Kreatif forms: Galbe, Giabe, Guaibe. [more]

pinHow popular is Gabe?

Gabe is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#35239 out of 150436, Top 23%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Charted below is the baby name popularity of Gabe for boys. Gabe reached its top position of #795 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not listed currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Gabe name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Gabe outside U.S.

Popular related forms of Gabe are Gabriel (#24 the previous year) and Gay. Adoption of these boy names was at its peak in 2010 (usage of 0.3263%) and has remained as widespread to this day (usage 0.3253%, 0.3% less), but with the form Gabe becoming less in vogue. Gabriel (#24) is the most contemporarily stylish baby name here. Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of Gabe and associated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Gabe, Gabriel, Gay in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Gabriel outside U.S.

pinSimilar Names

Gabe is pronounced similarly to Gib, Gibb and Gibbe. Other suggested similar baby names are Cabe, Fabe, Gabbo, Gable, Gage and Gale. These names tend to be more commonly used than Gabe.