[ 4 syll. ga-briel-la, gab-rie-lla ] The baby girl name Gabriella is pronounced in Italian as Gaa-BRiy-EHL-aa †. Gabriella is used chiefly in the English, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, and Romanian languages. It is derived from Hebrew origins. Gabriella is a variant spelling of the name Gabriela (English, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, and Romanian) as well as a variant of the name Gabriele (German).
Jella (contraction in German) is a variant of Gabriella.
See also the related form, Ella (English, Scandinavian, and Italian).
Gabriella is popular as a baby girl name. The name's popularity has been growing since the 1980s. Its usage peaked modestly in 2011 with 0.315% of baby girls being given the name Gabriella. It had a ranking of #34 then. In 2018, its usage was 0.199% and its ranking #70, and it was the 2nd most popular after Ella, among all girl names in its family. In 2018, the name was twice as popular as Gabriella.
† Pronunciation for Gabriella: G as in "grin (G.R.IH.N)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; B as in "be (B.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"