What does Mabel mean?
(female) Maubel, Meibel, ..
(male) Mage, Mamel, .. Middle name pairings:
Mabel Lisa (M.L.), ..
How popular is Mabel?
Mabel is a very prominent first name for females (#256 out of 4276, Top 6%) and a slightly less prominent last name for all people (#93006 out of 150436, Top 62%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Mabel reached its highest position of #20 in the U.S. in the 1890s, and is at #578 presently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Maybelle, Maybell, Mable, Mabelle and Maybel are the popular related forms of Mabel (#578 via latest list) appearing in the Top 2000. Usage of these relations of Mabel was widespread 125 years ago (usage of 0.9%) and has become much less since, with forms like Mabelle falling out of fashion.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Anabel, Arabel, Barbel, Batel, Carel, Cybel, Dael, Darel, Gael, Gayel, Hazel, Isabel, Isbel, Izabel, Jael, Janel▼, Jayel, Karel, Lael, Macee, Macey, Madel, Mae▼, Maidel, Mal, Malea, Mame▼, Marabel, Mare, Maree, Marell, Maren, Maribel▼, Mariel, Marvel▼, Marybel, Maryl, Mave, Maye▼, Mazey, Mel, Merel, Mirabel, Orabel, Orbel, Rahel, Rakel, Sibel, Sybel, Ysabel and Ysbel. These names tend to be less commonly used than Mabel.See names in meaning and etymology.