French, feminine variation of Gabriel
"God is my Strength"

Gabrielle Origin and Meaning

The name Gabrielle is a girl's name of French origin meaning "God is my Strength".
The quintessentially elegant and worldly Gabrielle -- designer Coco Chanel's real name -- is on its descent after years on the rise. Gabrielle was a hit in the 90s and early 2000s, peaking at number 46 in 1999. Popular nickname options include Gabby, Bri, and Brielle. Today Gabriella has taken over as the more popular version and still sits in the Top 100, while Gabrielle is soon to lose its spot in the Top 500. This follows a collective trend of "-a" ending version surpassing the more tailored versions, similar to how Daniela replaced Danielle.
# 499 in the US

Gabrielle Rank in US Top 1000

# 774 on Nameberry

Gabrielle Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Gabrielle Popularity

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Famous People Named Gabrielle

  • Gabrielle Monique UnionAmerican actress
  • Gabrielle Christina Victoria "Gabby" DouglasAmerican Olympic gymnast
  • Gabrielle "Gabby" DalemanCanadian figure skater
  • Gabrielle Dee "Gabby" Giffordsformer U.S. Congresswoman from Arizona
  • Gabrielle Allyse ReeceAmerican volleyball player
  • Gabrielle Bonheur "Coco" ChanelFrench fashion designer
  • Gabrielle Anne CarterisAmerican actress
  • Gabrielle Nicole "Gabby" LoganWelsh gymnast and TV presenter
  • Gabrielle Christian (born Gabrielle Christine Horchler)American actress
  • Gabrielle Ann AplinEnglish singer,songwriter
  • Gabrielle ZevinAmerican novelist
  • Gabrielle RoyCanadian novelist
  • Gabrielle (born Louise Gabrielle Bobb)English pop singer,songwriter
  • Gabrielle AnwarEnglish actress
  • Gabrielle "Gabby" AdcockEnglish badminton player
  • Gabrielle Jeanette "Gabbie" HannaYouTuber, actress, and author

Gabrielle in Pop Culture

  • Gabrielle "Gabry"main character in "The Dead,Tossed Waves" and "The Dark and Hollow Places" by Carrie Ryan
  • Gabriellea main character on TV's "Xena: Warrior Princess"
  • Gabrielle Solischaracter on TV's "Desperate Housewives"
  • Gabrielle Medinacharacter on American soap "One Life to Live"
  • Gabrielle Delacourcharacter in the "Harry Potter" series by J.K. Rowling
  • Gabrielle "Gabby" Vaughncharacter in "Red"
  • Gabrielle "Gabby" Hollandcharacter in "The Choice"
  • Gabrielle "Gabbe" Givenscharacter in 'Fallen' by Lauren Kate
  • Nicknames: BrieGabby, Brielle, Gabry

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