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Isabel Meaning


What does Isabel mean?

The name Isabel is of Spanish origin.

The meaning of Isabel is "G-d oath, pledged to G-d".

Isabel is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced I-sa-bel.

The Given Name Isabel

Isabel is a form of Elizabeth. See Elizabeth for further details.

Embraced by many parents, the name Isabel, is one of timelessness and class.

Want to make this name more unique? Try spell it backwards.

Alternate names include Isbel, Isobel, Izabelle.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Isabel Fernandez, and Isabel I the Catholic (Castile).

Isabel Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 139 in baby name popularity for girls with 2,052 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 145 in baby name popularity for girls with 2,028 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Isabel has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Isabel Name Popularity Page.

Isabel Related Names

Isabel is a form of Elizabeth.

Variants of the name Isabel include Isbel, Isobel, Izabelle.

The names Beileag, Belicia, Chavela, Chavelle, Isabell, Iseabail, Iseabal, Ishbel, Isibeal, Sabel, Sabela, Ysabel, Ysbail, Zabel are all forms of Isabel.

Isabel has the diminutives (nicknames) Belle, Ibbie, Izzie, Izzy.

Famous Isabels

  • Isabel ~ 1 hurricane, 1 storm
  • Isabel Fernandez ~ Saint
  • Isabel I the Catholic (Castile) ~ Spanish Queen (1474-1504)
  • Isabel II the Glorious ~ Spanish Queen (1833-1868)
  • Isabel of Aragon ~ Saint
  • Isabel Sanford ~ Actress

Isabel Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Isabel.

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Isabel Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Isabel in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Isabel.

Just for fun, see the name Isabel in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Isabel in Nautical Flags page.