Annabel

First Name
14k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
127
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Annabel

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  • A user from California, United States says the name Annabel is of Mexican origin and means "Lovely, beautiful, and tranquil".
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Originally a mishearing or misreading of Latin Amabilis "lovable" (=Mabel), used since the twelfth century and by folk etymology interpreted as Anna+ belle "beautiful Anna".

  1. A female given name

Notable Persons Named Annabel

Annabel Scholey is an actress and actor. She was most active from 2005 to present. Annabel was born in 1984 in Wakefield, West Yorkshire, England.

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Lady was given the name Annabel Vane-Tempest-Stewart by her parents Robin Vane-Tempest-Stewart and 8th Marquess of Londonderry on June 11th, 1934 in London.

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Annabel was born on July 25th, 1963.

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Annabel Croft is a tennis player. Annabel was born on July 12th, 1966 in Farnborough, Bromley, London, England.

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Annabel was born in New Zealand.

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Annabel was born in 1948.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Annabel

Annabel is a pop music singing. Her ongoing career started in 2005. Annabel was born in Buenos Aires.

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How popular is the baby name Annabel in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 13 13 0
1881 6 6 0
1882 10 10 0
1883 8 8 0
1884 11 11 0
1885 10 10 0
1886 15 15 0
1887 13 13 0
1888 17 17 0
1889 24 24 0
1890 19 19 0
1891 16 16 0
1892 22 22 0
1893 26 26 0
1894 16 16 0
1895 15 15 0
1896 33 33 0
1897 16 16 0
1898 30 30 0
1899 24 24 0
1900 37 37 0
1901 32 32 0
1902 22 22 0
1903 26 26 0
1904 19 19 0
1905 27 27 0
1906 16 16 0
1907 34 34 0
1908 34 34 0
1909 28 28 0
1910 45 45 0
1911 51 51 0
1912 61 61 0
1913 63 63 0
1914 87 87 0
1915 112 112 0
1916 129 129 0
1917 121 121 0
1918 129 129 0
1919 124 124 0
1920 130 130 0
1921 130 130 0
1922 118 118 0
1923 118 118 0
1924 123 123 0
1925 113 113 0
1926 113 113 0
1927 93 93 0
1928 76 76 0
1929 73 73 0
1930 62 62 0
1931 61 61 0
1932 64 64 0
1933 41 41 0
1934 42 42 0
1935 33 33 0
1936 28 28 0
1937 30 30 0
1938 29 29 0
1939 39 39 0
1940 26 26 0
1941 32 32 0
1942 22 22 0
1943 22 22 0
1944 16 16 0
1945 23 23 0
1946 25 25 0
1947 29 29 0
1948 23 23 0
1949 25 25 0
1950 30 30 0
1951 24 24 0
1952 37 37 0
1953 34 34 0
1954 20 20 0
1955 26 26 0
1956 15 15 0
1957 19 19 0
1958 25 25 0
1959 31 31 0
1960 32 32 0
1961 46 46 0
1962 34 34 0
1963 35 35 0
1964 40 40 0
1965 49 49 0
1966 35 35 0
1967 40 40 0
1968 28 28 0
1969 35 35 0
1970 28 28 0
1971 39 39 0
1972 31 31 0
1973 31 31 0
1974 37 37 0
1975 45 45 0
1976 53 53 0
1977 47 47 0
1978 50 50 0
1979 43 43 0
1980 60 60 0
1981 56 56 0
1982 42 42 0
1983 49 49 0
1984 59 59 0
1985 77 77 0
1986 67 67 0
1987 78 78 0
1988 91 91 0
1989 110 110 0
1990 122 122 0
1991 106 106 0
1992 100 100 0
1993 107 107 0
1994 113 113 0
1995 130 130 0
1996 128 128 0
1997 149 149 0
1998 182 182 0
1999 194 194 0
2000 227 227 0
2001 266 266 0
2002 284 284 0
2003 280 280 0
2004 289 289 0
2005 338 338 0
2006 318 318 0
2007 361 361 0
2008 361 361 0
2009 404 404 0
2010 467 467 0
2011 537 537 0
2012 581 581 0
2013 630 630 0
2014 716 716 0
2015 461 461 0
2016 408 408 0
2017 346 346 0

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Popularity of Annabel as a first name

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Popularity of Annabel as a last name

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Common last names for Annabel

  • Smith
  • Miller
  • Williams
  • Jones
  • Davis
  • Brown
  • Thomas
  • Wilson
  • Clark
  • Anderson
  • Wright
  • Long

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Annabel U.S.
  White 96.06% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.94% 16.26%

Of Last Name Annabel

People with the last name Annabel are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Annabel

  • What name lists does Annabel rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Annabel? Annabel is the 2,107th most popular name of all time. As a last name Annabel was the 133,048th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Annabel have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 13,633 babies born with the first name Annabel in the United States. That's more than enough people named Annabel to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Annabel? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 13 new born babies.
  • When was Annabel first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Annabel is Tuesday, April 20th, 1869.
  • What year had the most people named Annabel born? The highest recorded use of the first name Annabel was in 2014 with a total of 716 babies.
  • Random Annabel Factoid: According to the 1969 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Annabel is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1969.
  • Weird things about the name Annabel: Your name in reverse order is Lebanna. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Annbela. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Annabel? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 127 people with the last name Annabel.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Annabel? Annabel is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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