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Girl Names Ending with -bel

Bel ending baby names and what they mean, with 37 results. -bel names are used more often as feminine names. Usage of these girl names was at its peak a century ago (usage of 0.83%) and is now much reduced (usage 0.21%, down 74.8%), with names such as Mabel becoming less stylish. Gabel (top 3%) and Hebel (12%) are popular -bel last names.

-bel names

Amabel - Isabel | Isabel - Ysabel

Amabel - Isabel

Amabel and variantsAmabel, var. Mabel
Root fr. Latin word. "Lovable, amiable." Popular. Compare Amabel, Mabel (62%) with common surnames Aubel (top 30%), Arambel (95%), which also end with -bel.

Anne and variantsAnabel1, Annabel1
Var. of Anne. Stems fr. Hebrew word. "He (God) has favored me." Anabel and Annabel were among 2015's Top names.

Anabel2, var. Annabel2
Combination of Anna and Belle. Somewhat common as children's names, Anabel and Annabel are similar to the conventional Annabell.

Annabel3, var. Anabel3
Possibly elaborated form of Anna, or .. Usage of Annabel and Anabel as baby names in 2015 was down 38.3% compared to the previous year.

Arabel, Bel1, Orabel, Orbel
Forms of Arabella. Source fr. Latin language. "Prayerful." Arabel, Orbel, etc. were not Top birth names in 2015.

Form of Barbara. Source fr. Latin element. "Foreign woman." Barbes (upper 94%), Barel (90%) are familiar last names.

Form of Bella. From Italian, Latin elements. "Beautiful." Bela is a somewhat popular birth name. See also Byla.

Form of Belinda. Root fr. Italian language. "Beautiful." Bal and Beel are creative variations. See also Del.

Var. of Bonnie. Stems fr. Scottish language. "Fine, attractive, pretty." Bonnibel is not a Top 2000 name.

Var. of Carabelle. From Italian, Irish, Gaelic, Hebrew. "Beloved; friend; God's promise." Only rarely used as a children's name. See also Corabel.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -bel names: Anabel, Annabel, Claribel, Isabel, Isobel

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -bel names: Izabel, Mabel, Ysabel

Christabel, var. Christobel, Chrystabel, Chrystobel, Cristabel, Crystabel
From Latin, French languages. "Beautiful Christian." Christobel and variants are barely found as women's names.

Claire and variantsClarabel, Claribel1
Var. of Claire. Source fr. Latin element. "Bright, famous." Clarabel is novel as a girls' name among the forms of Claire.

Claribel2, var. Klarybel
Root fr. Latin language. "Bright, famous and beautiful." Klarybel is uncommon as a children's name among the variant forms of Claribel.

Var. of Clara. Based on Latin element. "Bright, famous." Somewhat uncommonly used as a girls' name now, but Claribel is still recorded regularly as a first name for women. See also Claribella.

Form of Cora. Source fr. Greek word. "Maiden." Corabel is atypical as a women's name. See also Carabel.

Form of Kora. Derived fr. Greek. "Maiden." Uncommon. Corabel (compare Claribel, Carel) ends with the favored -el. See also Carabel.

Form of Cybele. From Greek element. "Great mother of the gods." Rare, with the -el ending for Cybel, like Coel, Chel. See also Cybill.

Elaboration of Fran, influenced by Isabel .. Not in popularity charts.

Var. of Gloria. From Latin word. "Glory." Gloribel is not often used as a birth name.

Isabel and variantsIsabel, var. Bel4, Isbel, Ishbel, Isobel, Izabel, Marisabel, Ysobel, Ysabel, Yzobel
Stems fr. Hebrew language. "God is my oath." Isabel and Izabel were Top birth names in 2015.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for -bel names for girls.

1. Amabel - Isabel
Amabel [Mabel], Anne [Anabel, Annabel], Anabel [Annabel], Annabel [Anabel], Arabella [Bel, Orbel, Arabel, Orabel], Barbara [Barbel], Bella [Bel], Belinda [Bel], Bonnie [Bonnibel], Carabelle [Carabel], Christabel [Crystabel, Cristabel, Christobel, Chrystobel, Chrystabel], Claire [Clarabel, Claribel], Claribel [Klarybel], Clara [Claribel], Cora [Corabel], Kora [Corabel], Cybele [Cybel], Franisbel, Gloria [Gloribel], Isabel [Isbel, Isobel, Ishbel, Izabel, Yzobel, Ysobel, Ysabel, Marisabel, ..]

Elizabeth [Isabel, Isobel, Ysabel], Jenna [Jennabel], Jezebel [Jezibel, Jezabel, Jetzabel], Elisabeth [Lisabel], Mabel [Maybel, Amabel, Amaybel], Mary [Marabel, Marybel], Maribel [Meribel], Marissa [Marisabel], Mehitabel [Mehetabel], Mirabel [Meribel], Ora [Orabel], Raisa [Raisabel], Riva [Reevabel], Rosabel, Sibyl [Sibel, Sybel], Sybil [Sybel], Ysabel [Ysbel, Ysobel]

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