What does Claribel mean?
Claribel /cla-ri-bel/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced KLARE-a-bell. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Claribel is "bright, famous and beautiful".
Blend of Clara and Bella. Literary: a name used by Edmund Spenser in his poem "The Faerie Queene" (in the form Claribell), and Shakespeare in "The Tempest" (1611). Alfred Lord Tennyson also wrote a poem named "Claribel" (1830).
Claribel▼ has 1 variant: Klarybel.
Related girl name: Claire.
Claribel▼ has 27 more related forms via Bella, Clara: Bel, Bell▼, Belle▼, Bellissa, Belva▼, Beyla, Chiara, Claire▲, Clarabelle, Clarabeth, Clare▼, Claretha, Claretta, Clarice▼, Clarie, Clarina, Clarinda, Clarine, Clarissa▼, Clarita, Claritza, Clarizza, Clarrie, Clarry, Klara, Klarra and Labella.Kreatif forms: Caribel, Charibel. [more]
How popular is Claribel?
Claribel is a very popular first name for women (#2061 out of 4276, Top 48%) but a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Claribel for girls. Claribel reached its highest rank of #785 in the U.S. in the 1900s, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Claire (#44 a year ago), Bella (#70), Clara (#108), Clare (#723), Clarissa (#765), Klara, Clarine, Clarice, Clarabelle, Belle, Belva and Bell are the popular variation forms of Claribel listed in the Top 1000. Variants like Clarabeth are seldom used. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.4601%) and are now significantly less widespread (usage 0.2531%, 45% less), with forms such as Clarissa, Clare, Claribel, Bell and Belle falling out of style. Clara (#108), Claire (#44) and Bella (#70) are three of the more trendy girl names in this compilation, and there is also a revival in birth name usage for Bella, Claire and Clara. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Claribel and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)