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Gender: Female Meaning of Gabriella: "God is my strength" Origin of Gabriella: Italian feminine variation of Gabriel Gabriella's Popularity in 2017: #68

The name Gabriella is a girl's name of Spanish, Italian origin meaning "God is my strength". Gabriella is ranked #68 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Royal Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Heaven Hell Purgatory -- GIRLS".

From the experts:

Gabriella -- a strong yet graceful feminine form of Gabriel -- is on the rise, 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 rank is also somewhat popular. 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.

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Famous People Named Gabriella

Gabriella Cilmi, Australian singer
Gabriella Mary "Gaby" Hoffmann, American actress
Gabriella Zanna Vanessa Wilde, English actress
Gabriella Pizzolo, American Broadway actress
Gabriella Papadakis, French ice dancer
Gabriella Dorio, Italian Olympic runner
Gabriella Paruzzi, Italian Olympic skier
Gabriella Giorgelli, Italian actress
Gabriella Szabo, Hungarian Olympic sprint canoer
Gabriella Jones, American teen model & actress
Gabriella Marie Gonzalez (b. 1999), daughter of singer Olga Tañón and baseball player Juan González
Gabriella Reagan, daughter of actress Sonia Manzano and Richard Reagan
Gabriella Giudice (b. 2005), daughter of reality TV personalities Joe and Teresa Giudice ("Real Housewives of New Jersey")
Gabriella Ann Gracin (b. 2006), daughter of singer Josh Gracin
Gabriella Luongo (b. 2008), daughter of ice hockey player Roberto Luongo
Gabriella Lyn Tesoro (b. 2013), daughter of actress Ashley Tesoro
Gabriella Kennedy McKean (b. 2013), daughter of Maeve Fahey Kennedy Townsend; granddaughter of politician Kathleen Kennedy Townsend; great-granddaughter of politician Robert F. Kennedy
Gabriella Therese Marie Grimaldi (b. 2014), Princess of Monaco, Countess of Carladès; daughter of Prince Albert II; twin of brother Jacques Honoré Rainier

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
Gabriella Lopez, character in "X-Men", played by Elizabeth Rodriguez
Gabriella "Gabby" Dawson, character on TV's "Chicago Fire"
Gabriella, character in film "A Cinderella Story"