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Gender: F Meaning of Gabriella: "God is my strength" Origin of Gabriella: Italian feminine variation of Gabriel Gabriella's Popularity in 2015: #54

Gabriella -- a strong yet graceful feminine form of Gabriel -- is on the rise, given to more than five thousand baby girls last year, with the double L spelling more popular. For more variations of Gabriella, see Gabriela, the Spanish spelling..

Gabriella has been on the U.S. Top 1000 list since 1984, entering the Top 100 in 2000, while the single 'l' spelling ranks in the Top 250. It also riding on a wave of popularity in Canada and Australia.

Gabriella was a major character on High School Musical, and real life namesakes include poet Gabriela Mistral and tennis champ Gabriela Sabatini. The French version is Gabrielle.

Famous People Named Gabriella

Gabriella Cilmi, Australian singer
Gabriella Mary "Gaby" Hoffmann, American actress
Gabriella Wilde, English actress
Gabriella Pizzolo, American Broadway actress
Gabriella Dorio, Italian Olympic runner
Gabriella Paruzzi, Italian Olympic skier
Gabriella Giorgelli, Italian actress
Gabriella Szabo, Hungarian Olympic sprint canoer
Gabriella Ann Gracin (b. 2006), daughter of singer Josh Gracin
Gabriella Giudice, daughter of Joe and Teresa Giudice
Princess Gabriella Therese Marie of Monaco, daughter of Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco

Pop Culture References for the name Gabriella

Gabriella "Gabi" Josephina Hernandez, character from TV soap "Days Of Our Lives".
Gabriella Montez, character in Disney's "High School Musical," played by Vanessa Hudgens