Gabriela

Gabriela - A very unique female name



  Apr 24,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Gabriela, meaning God is my strength, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1915 on position #1476. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Gabriela and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Gabriela? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Gabriela. The baby girl name Gabriela was given to 1,518 baby girls in 2012, ranking #200 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 931 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Gabriela peaked in popularity 16 years ago in 2003 on position 102.



Famous with this name

Gabriela Platas
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Gabriela Maria Schmeide


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Gabriela is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Gabriela is currently topping the baby name charts in Florida at position #105 - and is the least popular in Iowa at position #657.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Gabriela is where you live.


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Gabriela origin and meaning

Gabriela is a 8 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means God is my strength. To see famous people named Gabriela, pop culture references for the name Gabriela and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Gabriela

We've found the following names that sound similar to Gabriela, sorted by popularity.

Gabrielle / Gabriella / Gabriel / Gabriele / Gabriell / Gabryella / Gabrielly / Gavriela / Gabryelle / Gabryela /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012200
2011165
2010148
2009139
2008131
2007118
2006110
2005115
2004110
2003102
2002116
2001125
2000119
1999123
1998130
1997122
1996133
1995124
1994115
1993134
1992139
1991148
1990183
1989228
1988261
1987266
1986320
1985338
1984362
1983329
1982386
1981382
1980386
1979336
1978390
1977457
1976444
1975452
1974446
1973497
1972504
1971613
1970637
1969638
1968660
1967789
1966787
1965788
1964922
19631112
19621038
19611407
19601290
19591161
19581347
19571269
19561765
19551475
19541831
19521760
19511832
19491690
19421751
19311679
19291797
19241643
19231897
19221503
19201581
19151476

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Florida105
Connecticut112
New Jersey113
New York139
California146
Maryland155
Texas155
Massachusetts158
Illinois166
Rhode Island179
District of Columbia182
Georgia193
Virginia201
Nevada207
Nebraska211
Arizona215
Washington241
Oregon262
Colorado265
South Carolina299
Oklahoma308
Wisconsin310
Louisiana333
North Carolina335
Utah338
Idaho361
New Mexico400
Pennsylvania427
Minnesota438
Michigan444
Kansas446
Missouri450
Indiana454
Tennessee466
Kentucky476
Mississippi509
Ohio520
Alabama564
Arkansas655
Iowa657

Even more about Gabriela


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Gabriela a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Gabriela?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2003
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Gabriela
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 931
Letter count 8
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1915
2012 births +1,518

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