What does Annabelle mean?
Annabelle /an-na-bel-le/ as a name for girls. Annabelle's name origin is Hebrew, and the meaning of the name Annabelle is "He (God) has favored me". Annabelle is an alternate spelling of Anabel: combination of Anna and Belle. Annabelle is also a variant of Anne (Hebrew). Annabelle is also used as a form of Annabel.
How popular is Annabelle?
Annabelle is a very popular first name for females (#809 out of 4276, Top 19%) but a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Annabelle for girls. Annabelle reached its top position of #57 in the U.S. in the year 2014. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Prominent alternative forms of Annabelle (#57 via latest list) rated in the Top 1000 are Anabel (#910 via latest list), Anabella (#530), Anabelle (#464), Annabel (#448), Annabell (#930), Annabella (#256) and Anne (#553). Other variants, like Annelle, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Annabelle was at its most widespread in 2014 (average #518), except for the forms Annabell and Anne which have become less fashionable. The more fashionable girl names among these are Anabella, Anabelle, Annabel, Annabella and Annabelle, and there is a rekindling in baby name usage for Annabel and Annabelle. Shown below is an analysis of the usage of Annabelle and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A recommended similar baby name is Amabelle. This name tends to be less commonly used than Annabelle.