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Gender: Female Meaning of Annabelle: "loving" Origin of Annabelle: Combination of Anna and Belle or French form of Amabel Annabelle's Popularity in 2017: #118

The name Annabelle is a girl's name of French origin meaning "loving". Annabelle is ranked #118 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Vintage Baby Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Drop you least favourite (girls with middles)".

From the experts:

This is a charming name on the rise along with other-belle names, especially in this form, but also appealing in the more streamlined Annabel spelling, made famous by the Edgar Allen Poe poem Annabel Lee. Annabelle is saucy and stylish, a tad upscale, has a sense of humor, is melodious and lively.

Annabelle was well used in the early twentieth century, took a long rest, then resurfaced in 1995.

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Famous People Named Annabelle

Annabelle Gurwitch, American actress
Annabelle Lee Harmon, American female baseball pitcher
Annabelle Wallis, English actress
Annabelle Prölß, German pair skater
Annabelle Gutiérrez, Mexican actress
Annabelle Iona Neilson, English model and reality TV personality ("Ladies of London")
(Jane) Annabelle Apsion, English actress
Annabelle Chvostek, Canadian singer-songwriter of The Wailin' Jennies
Annabelle Lyon, American ballerina
Annabelle Jane Mary Rankin, Australian politician
Annabelle Mouloudji, French singer
Annabelle Walker Garcia, daughter of singer Jerry Garcia of The Greatful Dead
Annabelle Davis, English actress; daughter of actor Warwick Davis
Annabelle Hawkins (b. 2009), daughter of drummer Taylor Hawkins of The Foo Fighters
Annabelle Grace Obermeder (b. 2011), daughter of TV presenter Sally Obermeder

Pop Culture References for the name Annabelle

"Annabelle Lee," poem by Edgar Allen Poe
Annabelle, 2014 horror film about an evil doll
Annabelle "Bee" Mullins, character in "The Conjuring" series
Annabelle "Janice" Higgins, character in "The Conjuring" series
Annabelle the Cow, character in animated special "Annabelle's Wish"
Annabelle "Annie" Woods, character in film "Legally Blondes"; twin sister Izzy Woods
Annabelle, dog character in animated film "All Dogs Go to Heaven"
Annabelle Fox, character in movie "You've Got Mail"
Annabelle "Anna", character in The Vampire Diaries
Annabelle Kip, character on TV's "Body of Proof"
Annabelle Alter, a character in the 'Fallen' Series (Lauren Kate)
Annabelle Worthington, character from "A good woman" by Danielle Steel
Annabelle, a woman mentioned in "Oceanside" by the Decemberists
"Annabelle," song by A Rocket to the Moon
"Annabelle Leigh," song by the U.S. band Tarkio
"For Annabelle", song by "Band of Horses
Annabelle Fritton, main character in movie 'St. Trinian's. Head Girl in the second movie
Annabel Porter, character in "Parks and Recreation," series

Annabel, Anabell, Anabele, Amabel, Anabel, Anabela, Anabella, Annabella, Annabell, Annabal, Annabelinda

Annabelle's International Variations

Anabelle (French)