French variation of Isabel
"pledged to God"

Isabelle Origin and Meaning

The name Isabelle is a girl's name of French origin meaning "pledged to God".

Isabelle is the French variation of Isabel, which emerged in the Middle ages as an Occitan form of Elizabeth. Medieval queens Isabella of Angoulême and Isabella of France helped popularize the name in the United Kingdom. Isobel is the Scottish version, Isabella the Italian, and Izabel is used in Brazil.

Isabelle and all her beautiful sisters have risen quickly through the ranks over the past decade or so to dominate their mother name, Elizabeth. Isabelle's a name about which everything is lovely, except how many other little Isabelles you'll meet.

Jeff Bridges has a grown daughter named Isabelle, while more recently Kerry Washington used it for her daughter.

# 159 in the US

Isabelle Rank in US Top 1000

# 302 on Nameberry

Isabelle Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Isabelle Popularity

Famous People Named Isabelle

  • Isabelle Anne Madeleine HuppertFrench actress
  • Isabelle Wilhelmine Marie EberhardtSwiss explorer and author
  • Isabelle DemongeotFrench tennis player
  • Isabelle Yasmina AdjaniFrench actress
  • Isabelle Garrot FuhrmanAmerican actress
  • Isabelle DelobelFrench ice dancer
  • Isabelle Lucy AllenEnglish actress
  • Isabelle BoulayFrench,Canadian singer
  • Isabelle CaroFrench model
  • Isabelle de Charrière (born Isabella Agneta Elisabeth van Tuyll van Serooskerken)Dutch novelist
  • Isabelle Sofia InghamYouTuber
  • Isabelle DuchesnayFrench pairs figure skater
  • Isabelle Donolafashion designer and contestant on TV's "Under the Gunn"
  • Isabelle de l'Arbre de MalanderPrincess of Liechtenstein
  • Isabelle BrasseurCanadian pair skater
  • Isabelle Annie Bridgesdaughter of actor Jeff Bridges
  • Isabelle Wright (b. 2010)daughter of pro wrestler Mr Scott Wright
  • Isabelle Amarachi Asomugha (b. 2014)daughter of actress Kerry Washington and Nnamdi Asomugha
  • Isabelle Coley (b. 2016)daughter of TV presenter Jennie Gow and Jamie Coley
  • Wyatt Isabelle Kutcher (b. 2014)daughter of American actor Ashton Kutcher and Ukrainian born actress Mila Kunis

Isabelle in Pop Culture

  • Isabellecharacter in "The Invention of Hugo Cabret" and movie "Hugo"
  • Isabelle Lightwoodcharacter in "The Mortal Instruments" series by Cassandra Clare
  • Isabelle LuzeronCharacter in Joanne Harris' "The Lollipop Shoes"
  • Isabelle "Izzy" Woodsfrom "Legally Blondes"; twin to Annie Woods
  • Isabelle Huffstodtcharacter on TV's "Huff"
  • Isabellesecretary in video game "Animal Crossing: New Leaf "
  • Isabelle PalmerAmerican Girl doll
  • Isabelle "Izzy" Hoylandcharacter on Australian TV soap "Neighbours"
  • Isabelle Sorensencharacter in "Mozart and the whale"
  • Isabelle Vaughndaughter on TV's "Alias"
  • "Isabelle" song by Ashleigh Mannix
  • Isabelle Hartleycharacter from Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
  • "Song for Isabelle" song by Pierce the Veil
  • Isabelle "Izzy" Silvacharacter on television series "You Me Her"