Isabel: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Isabel

Said to be a medieval form of Elizabeth or a variation of Jezebel, this name is often spelled Isobel or Isabelle. This is the name of a fictional doctor we loved to hate on Grey’s Anatomy, as well as the former president of Argentina, so this is clearly a name for a kick-ass girl.

Nicknames:

Bel, Izzy.

Famous people named Isabel:

Actress Isabel Sanford from All in the Family and The Jeffersons; actress from the ‘30s and ‘40s Isabel Jewell; Isabel Martínez de Perón, former president of Argentina.

Fun fact:

Fictional Isobel (Izzy) Stevens was a main character in Grey’s Anatomy.

More Inspiration:

Incredible I Names For Baby Girls, Girl Names That Don’t End In A Vowel (Or A “Y”), Perfect 3-Syllable Girl Names, Girl Names That’ll Ring Your “Bel”,