Meaning and name origin
Gavriel \g(a)-vriel, gav-riel\ as a boy's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Gavriel is "man of God; my strength is God". Gavriel is a variant of Gabriel (Hebrew): from Hebrew gheber "man", or gabar "strong", combined with el "god".
Gavriel is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Gavriel and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Gabriel (#24). (2014 statistics).