107 Perfect Middle Names for Gabriel (Boy)

  • By: Jess
  • Date: March 18, 2022
  • Time to read: 6 min.

Your given name may have a significant influence on how others see you later in life — and even on how you perceive yourself. Thus, it should come as no surprise that, given the significance of a name, you will likely spend countless hours searching for the ideal first name for your child on search engines like Google and Bing.

However, after spending an eternity searching for the perfect first name, you may feel as like you’ve run out of steam, leaving you with little energy to devote to the hunt for the perfect middle name! You’ve chosen Gabriel for your baby boy, lovely, but what about his full name? Where do you even start?

Don’t panic! We’ve done the hard work for you and trawled all the name lists, parenting forums and the internet to find the best 111+ names that go with Gabriel! The list is by no means exhaustive, but hopefully, you find one you fall in love with!

What Does The Name Gabriel Mean?

Gabriel is a Hebrew name that means “God is my strength” or “God is my (strong) man” in the Hebrew language. The link with the archangel Gabriel helped to popularize the name.

People believe that the name of their children can have an impact on their future success in life. It can also have a bearing on a child, what their name means. As a result, people often choose names based on their meanings, believing that the meaning of the child’s name may reflect the nature of the child or influence the child later on.

How do you pronounce Gabriel?

Gabriel is pronounced as /GAY bree ul/.

What are middle names for?

Middle names have historically been used to commemorate a family or another person, most notably a godparent, or even a completely unrelated person, such as a prominent figure in the community or nation.

While middle names have been around for a long time, they were first used in ancient Rome, when Roman males were given a cognomen (or middle name) that signified which branch of the family they belonged to. Today, they are more about experimenting with different, amusing names, or simply putting in a name that you enjoy using.

Famous People Called Gabriel

  • Gabriel Braga Nunes (born 1972), Brazilian actor
  • Gabriel Byrne (born 1950), Irish actor
  • Gabriel Casaccia (1907–1980), Paraguayan novelist
  • Gabriel Fauré (1845–1924), late-Romantic French composer
  • Gabriel García Márquez (1927–2014), Colombian novelist, winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature 1982
  • Gabriel Hernández (singer) (born 1979), singer, member of the band No Mercy
  • Gabriel Favale (born 1967), Argentine football referee
  • Gabriel Monteiro Vasconcelos (born 1996), Brazilian footballer
  • Gabriel Morency (born 1970), Canadian sports broadcaster
  • Gabriel Vasconcelos Ferreira (born 1992), Brazilian footballer

How Common is the name Gabriel?

The first name Gabriel was given to a child in  May 10th, 1868, according to the Social Security Administration’s birth record database.

The name Gabriel is the 192nd most prevalent name in history. Gabriel was the 37th most common name in 2019. The Social Security Administration has recorded 360,675 babies born in the United States with the first name Gabriel between 1880 and 2019. With a total of 13,036 babies born in 2008, the first name Gabriel was the most commonly used.

How to Choose the Perfect Name to go With Gabriel

The most appropriate middle name for Gabriel is the one that blends nicely with his first and last names. For example, choose the middle names you want for Gabriel from the list below and jot them down on a piece of paper.

Say the names out loud with Gabriel at the start. For example, Gabriel Aaron.  Remove any names that are strange, bizarre, or difficult to pronounce.

Step 2 should be repeated, but this time include the last name and listen to how it sounds. Delete any further names that don’t sound suitable.

Examine the initials of the remaining names and identify the ones that work particularly well together. Make certain that it does not sound absurd or harsh. Consider Gabriel for ones that can be given nicknames when they are grouped together.

By the time you are finished with steps 1-4, you will have cut down the selection to a manageable amount of options that will assist you in deciding on the ideal middle name for Gabriel.

50 Best Middle Names for Gabriel

Only a tiny selection of ideas are presented here to get your creative juices flowing. Perhaps one of the names mentioned below will turn out to be “the one,” or you may like to investigate some of the names listed below as variations or spin-offs of one of the names listed below. 

1Gabriel Landen
2Gabriel Salvador
3Gabriel Leif
4Gabriel Reid
5Gabriel Austin
6Gabriel Cairo
7Gabriel James
8Gabriel Zaiden
9Gabriel Sincere
10Gabriel Mack
11Gabriel Zion
12Gabriel Joziah
13Gabriel Judson
14Gabriel Ronin
15Gabriel Kaiser
16Gabriel Remi
17Gabriel Jensen
18Gabriel Jeremiah
19Gabriel Julius
20Gabriel King
21Gabriel Ryan
22Gabriel Logan
23Gabriel Rylan
24Gabriel Ivan
25Gabriel Dax
26Gabriel Zayden
27Gabriel Odin
28Gabriel Derek
29Gabriel Luca
30Gabriel Xavier
31Gabriel George
32Gabriel Keenan
33Gabriel Marcel
34Gabriel Joseph
35Gabriel Kamryn
36Gabriel Niklaus
37Gabriel Sergio
38Gabriel Baylor
39Gabriel Jay
40Gabriel Legend
41Gabriel Camden
42Gabriel Micah
43Gabriel Josiah
44Gabriel Cristian
45Gabriel Gunner
46Gabriel Clark
47Gabriel Mason
48Gabriel Wilson
49Gabriel Isaiah
50Gabriel Reed

First Name for Middle Name Gabriel

If you have already decided on Gabriel as the middle name you might be looking for the perfect first name as Gabriel makes a great middle name. We have our top 10 here!

Mylo Gabriel
Edwin Gabriel
Reign Gabriel
Princeton Gabriel
Wyatt Gabriel
Luka Gabriel
Dominic Gabriel
Desmond Gabriel
Frank Gabriel
Charlie Gabriel

10 Classic Boy Names That Go Well With Gabriel

Gabriel Rodney
Gabriel Jordan
Gabriel Miguel
Gabriel Jude
Gabriel Theodore
Gabriel Jeffrey
Gabriel Patrick
Gabriel Jack
Gabriel Matteo
Gabriel Elliot

10 Modern Names That Go With Gabriel

Gabriel Atticus
Gabriel Kamal
Gabriel Nash
Gabriel Conrad
Gabriel Otto
Gabriel Zeppelin
Gabriel Archer
Gabriel Juniper
Gabriel Greyson
Gabriel Zane

10 Unusual Boy Names That Go With Gabriel

Gabriel Vermont
Gabriel Wing
Gabriel Jericho
Gabriel Emery
Gabriel Marco
Gabriel Eason
Gabriel Ollie
Gabriel Mason
Gabriel Tracy
Gabriel Angus

European Names That Match the Name Gabriel

If you love European names or even have European ancestry we’ve compiled the best Irish, French, Spanish, Italian, German and Polish names to go with Gabriel.  We’ve kept these spelt in their original authentic way, but you can always update the spelling if you prefer.

7 Irish Boy Names That Go with Gabriel

Gabriel Eoghan
Gabriel Neil
Gabriel Cormac
Gabriel Eanna
Gabriel Fiachra
Gabriel Senan
Gabriel Enda

7 French Names to Go with Gabriel

Gabriel Adélard
Gabriel Alban
Gabriel Noam
Gabriel Côme
Gabriel Alain
Gabriel Serge
Gabriel Jean-Baptiste

7 Spanish Names That Go Well with Gabriel

Gabriel Jerónimo/Gerónimo
Gabriel Felipe
Gabriel Máximo
Gabriel Rafael
Gabriel Mauricio
Gabriel Juan Sebastián
Gabriel Juan Felipe

7 Italian Names for Gabriel

Gabriel Enrico
Gabriel Filadelfo
Gabriel Alvise
Gabriel Oreste
Gabriel Leonardo
Gabriel Paride
Gabriel Gavino

7 German Names for Gabriel

Gabriel Günther
Gabriel Hermann
Gabriel Heinrich
Gabriel Erich
Gabriel Rolf
Gabriel Bernhard
Gabriel Gerhard

7 Polish Names for Gabriel

Gabriel Tadeusz
Gabriel Szymon
Gabriel Przemysław
Gabriel Aleksander
Gabriel Ksawery
Gabriel Dawid
Gabriel Franciszek

Baby Names of Certain Length

If you have a long or short surname, you might want to choose middle names with just 1, 2 or 3 syllables, we’ve got the best of each to help you choose the best middle name for your child.

7 Names for Gabriel with 1 Syllable

Gabriel Lane
Gabriel Chad
Gabriel Neil
Gabriel Kian
Gabriel Kai
Gabriel Kane
Gabriel Myles

7 Names for Gabriel with 2 Syllables

Gabriel Kevin
Gabriel Kobe
Gabriel Nathan
Gabriel Andy
Gabriel Curtis
Gabriel Leon
Gabriel Kylan

7 Names for Gabriel with 3 Syllables

Gabriel Samuel (see middle names that go with Samuel)
Gabriel Josiah
Gabriel Anthony
Gabriel Elijah
Gabriel Gregory
Gabriel Jamison
Gabriel Dakota

Names for Gabriel with the Same Initial

Gabriel Gregory
Gabriel Greyson
Gabriel Grady
Gabriel Gael
Gabriel Gavin
Gabriel Gunner
Gabriel Gideon

7 Names for Gabriel Starting with A Vowel

Gabriel August
Gabriel Edward
Gabriel Aidan
Gabriel Eduardo
Gabriel Easton
Gabriel Osiris
Gabriel Ulises

Nicknames for Gabriel

Gabriel is often given the following nicknames:

  • Abe
  • Gab
  • Riel
  • Gabs
  • Briel
  • Gabe
  • Gabri
  • Gabby/Gabey
  • Gavri
  • Jibri
  • Gavvie

Different Ways to Spell Gabriel

  • Gabriael
  • Gabriaell
  • Gabriail
  • Gabriale
  • Gabrialle
  • Gabriayl
  • Gabriel
  • Gabriell
  • Gaberial
  • Gaberiel
  • Gabriell
  • Gaebriel
  • Gamaliel

Similar Names Like Gabriel

  • Elijah
  • Nathaniel
  • Alexander
  • Caleb
  • Julian
  • Sebastian
  • Isaac
  • Samuel

If you like these names, check out our post on names that go with Frank

Sibling Names for Gabriel

If you already have a child named Gabriel, you might be looking for some great sister or brother names that go with it. We’ve compiled some classic names that go together really well with Gabriel.

Sister Names for Gabriel

Gabriel & Talia
Gabriel & Luciana
Gabriel & Taylor
Gabriel & Brooklyn
Gabriel & Serenity
Gabriel & Emersyn
Gabriel & Sabrina
Gabriel & Genesis
Gabriel & Adelynn
Gabriel & Ryleigh

Brother Names for Gabriel

Gabriel & Dominik
Gabriel & Eugene
Gabriel & Cameron
Gabriel & Darwin
Gabriel & Hugh
Gabriel & Jax
Gabriel & Ari
Gabriel & Jedidiah
Gabriel & Paul
Gabriel & Bear

Take Away For Baby Name Gabriel

Those are just a few of my favorite names that go well with Gabriel, but by no means is it an exhaustive list. Hopefully it got your creative juices flowing and helped you find the perfect name for you! Good luck and let us know in the comments what you went for!