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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Gavril

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Alt. Meaning

G is for golden, memories you share.

A is for acts, the daily acts of kindness shown to others

V is for verve! Your enthusiasm!

R is for rich, in the love from others

I is for intense, your zest of living.

L is for luster, your shine.

Notable Persons Named Gavril

Gavril Radomir is a monarch. His most notable accomplishments were from 1014 to 1015.


Gavril Balint is a soccer player for the AF Gloria Bistrița, FC Steaua București, Real Burgos CF, and Romania national football team. Gavril was born on January 3rd, 1963 in Sângeorz-Băi.


Gavril was born on February 25th, 1889. He died on November 16th, 1945.


Gavril Dejeu is a (Acting), Minister of the Interior, Prime Minister of Romania, and Ministry of Internal Affairs (Romania). He was most prominent from 1998 to 1998. Gavril was born on September 11th, 1932 in Poieni, Cluj.


Gavril was born in 1957.


Gavril was born in 1746. They breathed their last breath on April 30th, 1821.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Gavril

Ronald was born on July 10th, 1986.


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Fun Facts about the name Gavril

  • How Popular is the name Gavril? Gavril is the 53,324th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Gavril have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 34 babies born with the first name Gavril in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Gavril? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2008 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Gavril first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Gavril is Saturday, July 26th, 1884.
  • What year had the most people named Gavril born? The highest recorded use of the first name Gavril was in 2015 with a total of 7 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Gavril: Your name in reverse order is Lirvag. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Airglv. How do you pronounce that?

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