Mabel - girls name

Mabel name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 99%

Mabel name meaning:

The name Mabel is of Latin origin and has a beautiful meaning that often appeals to parents looking for a vintage yet unique name for their daughter. Mabel, derived from the Latin name Amabilis, means "lovable" or "dear one." It conveys a sense of warmth, affection, and endearment, making it an excellent choice for a girl's name.

Mabel carries a certain charm and nostalgia, evoking images of a bygone era. The name gained popularity in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, and it still retains its timeless appeal today. Mabel's simplicity and elegance make it a versatile name that can suit a range of personalities. It carries a sense of sweetness and gentleness, yet it also possesses a strong and determined quality.

Choosing the name Mabel for a girl reflects a desire for a name that is both classic and distinctive. It exudes a sense of warmth, love, and affection, making it a perfect choice for parents who want to give their daughter a name that carries a positive and endearing meaning.

Origin: Latin



Victorian names

Related names

Mabel , Mabella, Mabelle , Mable , Mabli , Moibeal

Other girls names beginning with M


Overall UK ranking: 58 out of 5581

885 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Wales (54)
  • England (59)
  • Scotland (205)

Historical popularity of Mabel

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