Isobel - girls name

Isobel name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 97%

Isobel name meaning:

The name Isobel is a variant of the name Isabel, which itself is derived from the name Elizabeth. Isobel is of Hebrew origin and means "God is my oath." It is a popular name that has been used throughout history and across different cultures. The name carries a sense of strength and devotion, as it is associated with the biblical character Elizabeth, who was the mother of John the Baptist.

Isobel is a beautiful and timeless name that exudes grace and elegance. It is a name that has stood the test of time and is still beloved by many parents today. The name Isobel also has a rich history and cultural significance, making it a meaningful choice for parents who want to give their daughter a name that is both classic and meaningful. Overall, the name Isobel is a strong and beautiful name that carries with it a sense of devotion and faith.

Origin: Scottish

Scottish form of Isabel: consecrated to God.

Related names

Isabel , Chavela, Chavelle, Ibbie, Ibby, Isi, Isobel , Sybil , Tibby, Ysabel, Ysabelle

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Overall UK ranking: 160 out of 5581

324 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (164)

Historical popularity of Isobel

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