Gabriel (name)

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For other uses, see Gabriel (disambiguation).
Pronunciation Spanish: [ˈɡabriel]
Gender Masculine
Word/Name Hebrew
Meaning "Able-bodied one of God"; or "messenger of God"
Other names
Related names Gabriele, Gabrielle, Gabriela, Gabriella, Gabe, Gabbie

Gabriel (Hebrew: גַבְרִיאֵל) is a given name or surname derived from the Hebrew name "Gabriel" meaning "able-bodied one of God". It was popularized by the association with the Biblical archangel Gabriel.

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