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1k
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since 1880

Gaby

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: English
  • #9638 All Time
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How popular is the name "Gaby" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1920 5 5 0
1938 6 6 0
1955 5 5 0
1956 10 5 5
1957 5 5 0
1958 8 8 0
1959 5 5 0
1960 9 9 0
1961 13 13 0
1962 11 11 0
1964 16 16 0
1970 6 6 0
1972 7 7 0
1974 5 5 0
1976 5 5 0
1982 5 5 0
1988 5 5 0
1989 9 9 0
1990 6 6 0
1991 15 9 6
1992 18 18 0
1993 24 19 5
1994 45 40 5
1995 34 34 0
1996 28 28 0
1997 16 16 0
1998 22 22 0
1999 36 36 0
2000 32 32 0
2001 25 25 0
2002 34 34 0
2003 47 47 0
2004 40 40 0
2005 61 61 0
2006 45 40 5
2007 70 70 0
2008 51 51 0
2009 47 47 0
2010 65 65 0
2011 41 41 0
2012 45 45 0
2013 37 37 0
2014 48 48 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Gaby? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,067 babies born with the name Gaby in the United States. That's more than enough Gabies to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1920 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Gaby" was in 2007 with a total of 70 babies.

According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Gaby" is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2009. Across the entire United States a total of only 47 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Gaby popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Gaby in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Gaby" mean? The list below shows the origins of Gaby as well as things modernly associated with the name Gaby such as celebrities named Gaby.

English

Origin and Meaning of Gaby

The name "Gaby" is of English origin, and it means "Diminutive of the name Gabrielle". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Gaby Espino

Gaby Espino is an actress, model, and presenter with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1996 to present. Gaby was born in 1976 as Maria Gabriela Espino Rugero in Caracas, Venezuela.

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Gaby Hoffmann

Gaby Hoffmann is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1989 to present. Gaby was born in 1982 as Gabriella Mary Hoffmann in New York City, New YorkUnited States.

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Gaby Blaaser

Gaby was born in 1986.

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Gaby van Nimwegen

Gaby was born in 1971.

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Alternative Meanings

G is for goal, your eye on the future.

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

B is for bloom, your glow of life.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

Your name in reverse order is "Ybag". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Gyba". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Gaby born Apr 10, 1992

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Yukon approximately on 850. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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