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meaning:Upstanding, Upright
origin: Hebrew


Origin: French

Meaning: God is my Strength

Interestingly, while Gabrielle’s root (the masculine Gabriel) is a classic, biblical name, the feminine version didn’t even really exist in America until the ’60s. It shot up the charts through the ’90s and ’00s but is just starting to fall and has been far surpassed by the more popular (top 35) Gabriella, which barely even existed until the ’80s.

Current U.S. popularity rank: 2010: 79

Famous gabrielle

  • Gabrielle Union - actress
  • Gabrielle Anwar - actress
  • Gabrielle Reece - volleyball player
  • Gabrielle Carteris - actress
  • Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel - fashion designer

Infamous gabrielle

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