What does Ib mean?
Ib /ib/ [1 syll.] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Ib) is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of the name Ib is "God is my oath". Ib is a version of Isabel (Hebrew): Spanish variation of Elizabeth. Ibe is a conventional surname.
Ib has 42 different forms via Isabel: Bel, Belia, Belicia, Belita, Bell▼, Bella▲, Belle▼, Bellita, Chabeli, Chabelita, Ibbie, Isa▼, Isabeau, Isabela▲, Isabele, Isabelita, Isabell▼, Isabella▲, Isabelle▲, Isbel, Ishbel, Isobel, Isobell, Isobella, Isobelle, Issie, Issy, Izabel, Izabella▲, Izabelle, Izzie, Izzy, Marisabel, Sabella, Sabelle, Ysabeau, Ysabel, Ysabella, Ysobel, Yzabelle, Yzobel and Yzobelle.Kreatif forms: Ibiee, Ibio, Ioib. [more]
How popular is Ib?
Ib is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Ib is an equivalently unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Bell, Bella (#70 last year), Belle, Isa, Isabel (#144), Isabela (#717), Isabell, Isabella (#4), Isabelle (#96), Isobel, Izabella (#200) and Izabelle are the popular related forms of Ib (unlisted). Forms like Bellita are uncommon. Adoption of these girl names was at its most widespread during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.4673%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.3974%, down 14.9%), with the versions Bell, Belle, Isa and Isabell becoming less stylish. The more fashionable baby names in this list are Bella (#70), Isabel (#144), Isabella (#4), Isabelle (#96) and Izabella (#200), with Bella, Isabel, Isabella and Isabelle going through a rekindling in popularity. Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of Ib and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)