Meaning and name origin
Fabiola \f(a)-bio-la\ as a girl's name is pronounced fah-bee-OH-lah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Fabiola is "bean". Feminine diminutive of Fabian, from the Roman family name Fabius (see Fabia). May also be derived from a Latin phrase meaning "pinkish red flecked flower". Saint Fabiola was a fourth-century Italian who founded the first hospital for sick and needy pilgrims. Queen Fabiola of Belgium was a Spanish princess.
Fabiola▼ has 1 variant form: Faviola.
Fabiola is a very popular first name for females (#1418 out of 4276, Top 33%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Fabiola for girls. Fabiola reached its highest rank of #668 in the U.S. in 1995 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).