What does Anabel mean?
For more on this name, 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. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
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 are the prominent variation forms of Anabel (#910 a year ago). These girl names reached the top of their popularity during the years 1900-1909 (usage of 0.3541%) and are almost as popular today (usage 0.3409%, down 3.7%), 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), and there is a rebound in birth name usage for Annabel, Annabelle and Bella. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the girl name Anabel and related names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)