Name Gabriel Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Gabriel


Gabriel is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Gabriel?

Gabriel is a biblical name of Hebrew origin. He is an archangel in the bible, who often appears as a messenger of God.

What does the name Gabriel mean?

Gabriel means “man of God”, “God’s hero” and “God is my strong man” or “God is my strength” (from Hebrew “géver/גֶּבֶר” = man/strong man/hero + “el/אֵל” = God).

Pronunciation of Gabriel

Variants of the name Gabriel

Gabriël Gabryel

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Popularity of the name Gabriel

The name Gabriel is ranked #217 overall.

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