Meaning and Name Origin
For more information, see also the related girl name Anne.
Anabel has 27 more related forms via Anna, Belle: Ana▲, Ania, Anique, Anja, Ann▼, Annabeth, Annah, Annalee, Annamarie, Anneke, Annemarie▼, Annet, Annica, Annika▲, Annmarie▼, Anoesj, Anouska, Belinda▼, Belisse, Bell▼, Bella▲, Bellette, Bellina, Belva▼, Belvia, Hania and Nani.
Anabel is a very popular first name for women (#1569 out of 4276, Top 37%) but a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Anabel for girls. Anabel was first listed in 1990 and reached its highest rank of #730 in the U.S. in 1991, and is at #910 presently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the girl name Anabel and related names. Prominent variation forms of Anabel (#910 a year ago) listed in the Top 1000 are Ana (#222 a year ago), Anabelle (#464), Ann (#945), Anna (#34), Annabel (#448), Annabella (#256), Annabelle (#57), Annalee (#987), Annamarie, Anne (#553), Annemarie, Annika (#576), Annmarie, Belinda, Bell, Bella (#70), Belle and Belva. These girl names reached the top of their popularity during 1900-1909 and are almost as popular today, but with versions like Ann, Anne, Belinda, Belle and Belva becoming somewhat dated. The most fashionable girl names here are Anabelle (#464), Annabel (#448), Annabella (#256), Annabelle (#57) and Bella (#70), with Annabel, Annabelle and Bella having a rebound in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)