Isabel name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Girl
Origin: Hebrew
Usage: English, English, Telugu, Portuguese, Spanish, Icelandic, Finnish, Swedish, Danish and Norwegian
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Isabel is-ah-bell
Meaning: Consecrated to God, My God is Bountiful, God of Plenty, God's Promise, God is My Oath, God is Perfection, God Protects My House and My God is Perfect
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What does Isabel mean?

Isabel means Consecrated to God, My God is Bountiful, God of Plenty, God's Promise, God is My Oath, God is Perfection, God Protects My House or My God is Perfect used for both genders has its origin in Hebrew is used mostly in Danish, Finnish, Spanish, Swedish, Portuguese, Norwegian, Telugu, Icelandic and English.

Isabel is variant of prevalent, persistent and biblical Isabella. Isabella is derivation of Elisabeth. Isabella is equivalent of Nebenform Isabel in Spanish and Italian languages. Also Isabella is Spanish cognate of Elizabeth.

Isabella is also Scandinavian, English and Italian form of Isabel. Isabella is also Portuguese and Spanish form of Elisabet. Of Hebrew origin, Leading Skyrocketing and Ever lasting Isabella, Isabella means "Or: God is My Oath, Consecrated to God and God's Promise".

Isabel is version of outstanding, biblical and timeless Isabelle. Isabelle is a variation of leading leading and well-liked Isabel. Isabelle is resulted from Elisabeth. Isabelle is form of Isabel in French language.

Also Isabelle is French form of Isabel. Meaning of Isabelle is Variant of Elizabeth and Or: God is My Oath is originated from Hebrew. Isabel is derived from Elisabeth. Elisabeth is version of biblical, preeminent and imperishable Elizabeth.

Elisabeth's meaning is My God is Abundance and My God has Sworn has origin in Hebrew. Also Isabel is equivalent of Elisabet in Spanish language.. The name is celebrated on February 22nd.

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How do I pronounce Isabel?

Three syllabled Isabel is most commonly pronounced as is-ah-bell. i-sa-bel is the different way(s) to pronounce the name.

Variants of Isabel

Beileag, Isabella, Isabelle, Elizabeth, Elisabet, Bella, Isabellagrace, Isa, Isolt, Isabellemarie, Elisa, Elisheba, Izabela, Maribel, Maria, Mariam, Mariamne, Mirjam, María, Alizabeth, Eilis, Elza, Annaelizabeth, Elizabethmarie, Elisabed, Elsa

Nicknames for Isabel

Some potential nicknames for given name Isabel include:

Names that rhyme with Isabel

How popular is the name Isabel?

Isabel is a popular in United States where over 120894 new-borns have been given the name since 1880. Presently the name is rising, in 2003, 4008 girls were bestowed the name and it was ranked at 83rd position.

In addition to that, the first name has been in the top 100 baby names 10 times Also, Isabel was a popular name in England and Wales. Over 18836 babies have been named Isabel since 1996.

At its zenith in 2006, 1281 girls were bestowed the name and it was ranked at 45th position. However after 23 years, the name is on free fall on the charts but still performing better than most of the names.

Additionally, the first name has been in the top 50 baby names 6 times Also, Isabel was a popular name in Spain. Over 12377 babies have been named Isabel since 2002.

At its zenith in 2002, it ranked 34th when 1134 parents chose the moniker for their baby girls. However after 15 years, the name is currently sliding down on the charts but still going strong on charts.

Additionally, the moniker has been in the top 50 baby names 4 times Also, a popular name in Italy having over 3456 recievers in 3 years of usage. At present at its peak, 1328 girls were bestowed the name and it was ranked at 34th position.

In addition to that, the first name has been in the top 50 baby names 3 times

A common name in Ireland with over 1753 new-borns have been given the name since 1965.

Currently the moniker is on a rise, in 2008, the moniker grabbed the 59th spot and 124 baby girls were given the name. Also, Isabel used to be a common name in France, first appeared in 1912 and over 3899 babies have been given the name in 89 years.

When at the peak of its usage in 1972,. However after 89 years, the name is currently sliding down on the charts. Also, In Netherlands, Isabel was once a common name since emerging in 2015 it has been given to over 920 babies.

At the peak of its usage in 2017,. However the graph is now showing a downward trend after 5 years but it is still going strong. Also, In New South Wales, Isabel was once a common name since emerging in 2006 it has been given to over 1216 babies.

At its zenith in 2008,. However after 13 years, the name is currently sliding down on the charts.

Isabel is a familiar baby name in Queensland, during its short term of usage, the name has been to the top 100 names.

In 2008, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 70 on girl names chart when 70 babies were given the name Isabel. There are over 481 babies that have been given the name Isabel in Queensland.

Also, in Victoria, in just 10 years, it has made it to the top 100 names. In 2011, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 46 on girl names chart when 91 babies were given the name Isabel.

Over 713 people have been named Isabel in Victoria.

Isabel is a unique baby name in Switzerland, it has been in use since 1998 and was able to reach the top 200 names.

In 2007, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 176 on girl names chart when 41 babies were named Isabel. Over 717 people have been named Isabel in Switzerland. Isabel is an uncommon baby name in Belgium, although it has been in use since 1995 but could not make beyond the top 400.

Over 294 people have been named Isabel in Belgium.

However things change on global perspective, Isabel is extremely popular in Angola where every 1 in 70 have the name as well as in, Brazil, Mexico, Mozambique, Portugal, Argentina and Peru.

Also the baby name is popular in Colombia, Cuba, Venezuela, Chile, Guatemala, Bolivia, Philippines, Ecuador, Dominican Republic, Paraguay, East Timor, Germany, England, Honduras, El Salvador, Guinea-Bissau, Nicaragua, Malawi, South Africa, Costa Rica, Panama, DR Congo, Canada, Equatorial Guinea, Scotland and Uruguay.

At least, 2700000 people around the globe have been given the name as per our estimate.

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Isabel in Nordic countries

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What numerology tells about Isabel?

You are the peacemaker in your society. You have a specific taste in people. You don't hang around with just anyone. However, this is why people respect you. People admire your endless hope that things will get better in the world and your courage to do what others avoid to do. You are always being straight. You are a person of many talents. You lack traveling and exploring. Although you are not walking that path right now, you have a plan on letting everything go and follow your heart for once in your life.

Other names similar to Isabel, for soon-to-be-parents

  •  Leonardo - Persistent and Preeminent Leonardo particulary is used in Norwegian and Finnish is a gender insensitive name, meaning of Leonardo is "Strong or Brave" has origin in Germanic, Old High German and Latin. In 2018, darling name Leonardo managed to bag 92nd position on list of baby boy names in United States
  •  Marvin - Notably used in Norwegian, German and English unfading and lofty, Marvin means "Famous or Friend, Friend of the Sea or Sea Lover" and is rooted from Anglo-Saxon, Welsh and English is used as a unisex name
  •  Gene - Acclaimed and Ceaseless Gene came from Old Greek, meaning of Gene is "Born Lucky or Form of Eugene" used for both boys and girls is used largely in English
  •  Rosalie - Illustrous and Perennial unisex name Rosalie is used especially in English and Finnish which originated from Latin, meaning of Rosalie is "Rose or Rose Garden"
  •  Marguerite - Acclaimed and All time favorite unisex name Marguerite means "The Pearl" and is specifically used in Swedish, French and Norwegian came from French, Old Greek and English
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Middle names for Isabel

Possible options for a child named Isabel include these trending and celebrated middle names:

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Sibling Names for Isabel

Looking for sibling names to complement your little bundle of joy named Isabel? Look no further! We've compiled a list of the perfect names to pair with Isabel, whether you're seeking something classic, trendy or unique. From traditional favorites to modern monikers, these sibling names are sure to inspire you.

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Famous people named Isabel

  • Isabel Preysler, Filipina socialite and television host
  • Isabel Jay, English opera singer and actress
  • Isabel LeBourdais, Canadian journalist and author
  • Isabel Vericat, Spanish-Mexican lawyer
  • Isabel Pagan, Scottish poet of the Romantic Era
  • Isabel Oyarzábal Smith, Spanish-born journalist, writer
  • Isabel Thorne, early campaigner for medical education for women
  • Isabel Soveral, Portuguese composer of contemporary Music
  • Isabel Clifton Cookson, Australian botanist
  • Isabel Vincent, Canadian investigative journalist
  • Isabel Muñoz, Spanish photographer who lives in Madrid
  • Isabel Cooper-Oakley, prominent Theosophist and author
  • Isabel Talbot, Baroness Talbot de Malahide, English philanthropist
  • Isabel Colegate, British author and literary agent
  • Isabel V. Hull, John Stambaugh Professor of History and the former chair of the history department at Cornell University
  • Isabel Douglas, Countess of Mar, was Countess of Mar
  • Isabel de Warenne, Countess of Surrey, English peer
  • Isabel of Beaumont, English noblewoman
  • Isabel Riquelme, mother of Chilean independence leader Bernardo O'Higgins
  • Isabel Briggs Myers, American author and co-creator of a personality inventory known as the Myers–Briggs Type Indicator
  • Isabel Bassett Wasson, was one of the first female petroleum geologists
  • Isabel Maddison, British mathematician best
  • Isabel Allende, Chilean writer
  • Isabel Martínez de Perón, officeholder
  • Isabel Luberza Oppenheimer, Puerto Rican brothel owner and madam
  • Isabel Meighen, wife of Arthur Meighen
  • Isabel Moctezuma, daughter of the Aztec ruler Moctezuma II
  • Isabel Sanford, American stage, film
  • Isabel Jewell, American actress most active
  • Isabel Hilton, Scottish journalist and broadcaster based
  • Isabel Neville, Duchess of Clarence, elder daughter of Richard Neville
  • Isabel Bassett, Canadian broadcaster and former politician
  • Isabel Paterson, Canadian-American journalist, novelist
  • Isabel Allende, Chilean Socialist Party politician and the daughter of former president of Chile Salvador Allende
  • Isabel Madow, Mexican actress and model, born in Mexico City
  • Isabel Lucas, Australian actress and model
  • Isabel Bishop, American painter and graphic artist
  • Isabel Pantoja, Spanish singer
  • Isabel Hampton Robb, American nurse theorist, author
  • Isabel Letham, Australian pioneer surfboard rider and swimming instructor
  • Isabel Coixet, Spanish film director
  • Isabel Bayrakdarian, Armenian-Canadian operatic soprano
  • Isabel de Castro, Portuguese film actress
  • Isabel Gillies, She played Elliot Stabler's wife, Kathy
  • Isabel of Coimbra, Portuguese infanta and a queen consort of Portugal as the first spouse of King Afonso V of Portugal
  • Isabel Burton, English writer
  • Isabel Sawhill, senior fellow at The Brookings Institution
  • Isabel de Bolebec, Countess of Oxford, eldest daughter and co-heiress of Hugh de Bolebec II, Lord of Whitchurch
  • Isabel Oli, Filipina model, and television and movie actress
  • Isabel Keating, American actress and singer
  • Isabel of Cambridge, Countess of Essex, only daughter of Richard
  • Isabel Turner, Canadian politician, who was Mayor of Kingston
  • Isabel Glasser, American actress


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  5. Institut national de la statistique et des études économiques,
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