- Gulf of, a gulf of the Mediterranean on the E coast of Tunisia.
- a male given name, form of Gabriel.
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Examples from the Web for gabes
Their headquarters were in the island of Jerba in the Gulf of Gabes.
- a port in E Tunisia. Pop: 116 000 (2005 est)
- Gulf of Gabès an inlet of the Mediterranean on the E coast of Tunisia
Ancient name: Syrtis MinorArabic name: Qabis
Word Origin and History for gabes
masc. proper name, usually short for Gabriel.
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