What does Gavriel mean?
Gavriel \g(a)-vriel, gav-riel\ as a boys' name is of Hebrew derivation, and the meaning of the name Gavriel is "man of God; my strength is God". Gavriel is a form of Gabriel (Hebrew): from Hebrew gheber "man".
Gavriel is an uncommonly occurring given name for males. Gavriel is an equivalently unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the usage of the boy name Gavriel and affiliated names. Gabe, Gabriel (#24 a year ago) and Gay are the popular varying forms of Gavriel (#unlisted) appearing in the Top 1000. Adoption of these boy names reached its peak in the year 2010 (usage of 0.3263%) and has remained as widespread to this day (usage 0.3253%, down 0.3%), but with the form Gabe becoming less trendy. Gabriel (#24) is the most chic birth name in this list. (2014 Birth Statistics)