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Girl Names Starting with Bel-

Bel- baby names and what they mean, with 16 results. Bel- names are used more often as feminine names. These girl names were at the top of their popularity in the year 2010 (USAGE OF 0.3%) and have remained as popular to this day (USAGE 0.3%, DOWN 5%), but with names such as Belle becoming less in vogue. Belen (#794) and Bella (#48) are two of the more contemporarily stylish birth names among these, while Belles (TOP 10%) and Belli (10%) are popular Bel- last names.

Bel- names

Bel - Belva

Isabel and variants

Bellita1, Belle1, Bella1, Bell1, Belita1, Belia, Belicia, Bel1
Forms of Isabel. Derived fr. Hebrew element. "God is my oath." Beila is also a marginally prominent kid's name.

Arabella and variants

Belle2, Bella2, Bel2
Var. of Arabella. Stems fr. Latin word. "Prayerful." Belle (UPPER 5%), like Beville (UPPER 14%), Welle (13%), is a popular -lle suffix surname.

The name is used in English .. Not in Top 2000. See also Bellina.


Based on Spanish element. "Bethlehem." Adoption of Belen as a birth name in 2018 was down 5.6% compared to the previous year. See also Helen.

Form of Rosa. Stems fr. Latin language. "Rose." Beliarosa is rarely used as a birth name.

Belinda and variants

Belinda1, var. Belynda, Bellynda, Bellinda, Belle3, Belindra, Bel3, Belenda
Based on Italian language. "Beautiful." Belinda and Belle have trended downward in favor as children's names since the 1880s.

Belita2, var. Bellita2
Derived fr. Spanish. "Little beauty." Belita and Bellita are unique as baby names.

Elizabeth and variants

Belle4, Bella3, Bell2, Belita3
Forms of Elizabeth. Origin fr. Hebrew. "God is my oath." Adoption of Belita, Bell, etc. as baby names in 2018 was 1% less than a year ago.


Based on English word. .. Also surname used as given name. Unisex name. Usage of Bell for girls has dwindled circa 1880-1889.

Bella and variants

Bella4, var. Belva1, Bellissa, Belle5, Bell4, Bel4
Derivative of Italian, Latin words. "Beautiful." Bella has gained in prominence as a children's name since 1950-1959.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bel- names: Belen, Belia, Belinda, Bell, Bella

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bel- names: Belle, Belva, Belvia

Origin fr. Italian. "Blond." Not generally used as a birth name, Bellanca exists more often as a surname.

Var. of Blanche. Derivative of Old French, Old German words. "White, pure." Bellanca is an uncommon women's name, occurring often (TOP 23%) as a surname.


Form of Amabel. Source fr. Latin language. "Lovable, amiable." Belle is familiar (UPPER 25%) as a feminine name, and is found regularly (UPPER 5%) as a surname. See also Billey.

Belle and variants

Belle7, var. Belvia, Belva2, Bellina, Bellette, Bella5, Belisse, Bell5, Belinda2
Derivative of French word. "Beautiful." Belle and variants became less trendy in 2018, falling on average -9 positions as girls' names with Belle leading the decline.

Bellona, var. Belona
Based on Latin language. "Goddess of battle." Compare last names Bellone, Bellora.

Belva and variants

Belva3, var. Bellva
.. Author Belva Plain. Somewhat common as baby names, Belva and Bellva are similar to the conventional Melva.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Bel- names for girls.

1. Bel - Belva
Isabel [Bel, Bell, Belle, Bella, Belia, Belita, Bellita, Belicia], Arabella [Bel, Belle, Bella], Belanna, Belen, Rosa [Beliarosa], Belinda [Bel, Belle, Belynda, Belenda, Bellynda, Bellinda, Belindra], Belita [Bellita], Elizabeth [Bell, Belle, Bella, Belita], Bell, Bella [Bel, Bell, Belva, Belle, Bellissa], Bellanca, Blanche [Bellanca], Amabel [Belle], Belle [Bell, Belva, Bella, Belvia, Bellina, Belisse, Belinda, Bellette], Bellona [Belona], Belva [Bellva]

Usage comparison for Bel- names