Meaning and name origin
Mehitabel \mehi-ta-bel\ as a girl's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Mehitabel is "God rejoices". Biblical name used by writer Don Marquis in his tales of the great friends "archy and mehitabel", a cockroach and a cat.
Mehitabel is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Mehitabel and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Hetty. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).