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Gender: Male Origin of Gabe: Short form of Gabriel

The name Gabe is a boy's name . Gabe and discussed in our forums with posts like "Hawthorne Family Generations 1-3".

From the experts:

Gabe ranked in the Top 1000 from 1880 until 1905, when it fell into obscurity. There are fewer than 100 boys named Gabe, just plain Gabe, each year in the US, compared with over 10,000 named Gabriel. Our advice: Go with the crowd and choose the angelic long form, and then call him Gabe if you want to.

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Famous People Named Gabe

Gabriel Andrew "Gabe" Carimi, American NFL football player
Gabriel Stefan "Gabe" Kapler, American baseball player
Gabriel Jordan "Gabe" Gross, American baseball player
Gabriel Howard "Gabe" Paul, American baseball manager
Gabe Ikard, American NFL football player
Gabriel Allen "Gabe" White, American NFL football player
Gabe Logan Newell, American video game developer of Valve
Gabriel W. "Gabe" Kaplan, American actor/comedian
Gabe Fleisher, American child journalist; creator of newsletter "Wake Up To Politics"
Gabriel "Gabe" Alexander, son of American actor Jason Alexander
GabrielGabe” Conte, YouTuber and Vine star

Pop Culture References for the name Gabe

Gabriel Susan "Gabe" Lewis, character on TV's "The Office"
Gabe Jensen, from the movie "Mindhunters" played by LL Cool J
Gabriel "Gabe" Duncan, character on Disney's "Good Luck Charlie"
Gabriel "Gabe" Walker, from movie "Cliffhanger" played by Sylvester Stallone
Gabe (Smelly), from the Percy Jackson Series
Gabe Goodman, character in the award-winning musical "Next to Normal"
Gabe Hoffman, a main character in Mary Kubica's novel "The Good Girl"
Gabe Ugliano, character in Rick Riordan's "Percy Jackson and the Olympians"