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Gabor

What does Gabor mean?

Gabor Pronunciation of Gabor [ga-bor] as a name for boys is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of the name Gabor is "man of God; my strength is God". Gabor is a Hungarian form of Gabriel (Hebrew): from Hebrew gheber "man".

Associated with: strength.

Variations

9 related forms via Gabriel: Gab, Gabbi, Gabbie, Gabby, Gabe, Gabi, Gabie, Gaby and Gay.

Creative forms:
(male) Gaborr, Grabor, ..

(female) Gabore, ..

Middle name pairings:
Gabor Lazaro (G.L.), ..

How popular is Gabor?

Gabor is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#14395 out of 150436, Top 10%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Gabriel (#22 in recent rankings), Gabe (#1734) and Gay are the prominent related forms of Gabor (outside Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Gabi, are uncommon. These forms of Gabor were favored as baby names a decade ago (average #1245) and are almost as common today (#1252, 15.4% less usage). Gabriel is the most chic baby name among these. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gabe, Gabriel, Gay in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Gabor is pronounced similarly to Gibbor and Gibor. Other recommended names are Gabbo, Gable, Gaer, Gainor, Gair, Galo, Garon, Gaylor, Gaynor, Hebor, Major, Mayor, Mazor, Nazor, Tabor, Taibor, Talor, Tavor, Taybor and Tibor. These names tend to be more commonly used than Gabor.

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