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in 2010

Gabby

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How popular is the baby name Gabby in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1961 5 5 0
1964 5 5 0
1969 6 6 0
1987 6 0 6
1989 10 5 5
1990 6 6 0
1991 8 8 0
1992 7 7 0
1993 16 16 0
1994 19 19 0
1995 9 9 0
1996 13 13 0
1997 10 10 0
1998 13 13 0
1999 15 15 0
2000 12 12 0
2001 25 20 5
2002 15 15 0
2003 27 27 0
2004 20 20 0
2005 27 27 0
2006 36 36 0
2007 31 31 0
2008 51 51 0
2009 39 39 0
2010 44 44 0
2011 43 43 0
2012 49 49 0
2013 64 64 0
2014 49 49 0
2015 48 48 0

Fun Facts about the name Gabby

  • How many people with the first name Gabby have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 728 babies born with the first name Gabby in the United States. That's more than enough people named Gabby to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Gabby? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1961 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Gabby first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Gabby is Friday, January 8th, 1909.
  • What year had the most people named Gabby born? The highest recorded use of the first name Gabby was in 2013 with a total of 64 babies.
  • Random Gabby Factoid: According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Gabby is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2011.
  • Weird things about the name Gabby: Your name in reverse order is Ybbag. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Gybba. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Gabby? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 227 people with the last name Gabby.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Gabby? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Gabby as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.3m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Popularity of Gabby as a first name

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Popularity of Gabby as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Gabby U.S.
  White 79.30% 64.26%
  African American 8.37% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.52% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.29% 16.26%

Of Last Name Gabby

People with the last name Gabby are most frequently White

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Gabby

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

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. Full of trivial conversation ("kept from her housework by gabby neighbors")
  1. A diminutive form of the male given name Gabriel.
  2. A diminutive form of the female given names Gabrielle, Gabriella and Gabriela.

Other Inspirations for the Name Gabby

Gabby Bernstein
Gabby Douglas
Gabby Hayes
Gabby Reece
Gabby Giffords
Gabby Home
Gabby Soleil

What does the name Gabby mean?

Gis for gracious, it shows everyday.

Ais for accepting, your forgiving nature.

Bis for buoy, you encourage those you see.

Bis for buddy, everyone is your pal.

Yis for young, the years never show!

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