Mirabel Origin and Meaning

The name Mirabel is girl's name of Latin origin meaning "wonderful".
Mirabel is one of those names that's not on the Top 1000 but ought to be — and undoubtedly will be soon. There's a real resurgence of 'bel' names like Isabel and Annabel, and Mirabel, a more unusual and elegant example, which has a wonderful Latin meaning, is also the name of a delicate French plum spelled Mirabelle.

Mirabel and the Italian form Mirabella were both quite common in the later Middle Ages, and Mirabel is scattered throughout early English poetry.

Mirabel has a nice pair of nickname options — Mira and Belle.

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Famous People Named Mirabel

  • Mirabel Dorothy TophamEnglish businesswoman and owner of the Aintree racecourse

Mirabel in Pop Culture

  • Mirabel Unwincharacter in the "St Clare" book series by Enid Blyton
  • Mirabelmale character in the circa 1621 play The Wild Goose Chase
  • Mirabel Cotton was a character in L M Montgomery's Anne of Avonlea. A student of Anne's who sat with Dora Kieth.
  • Mirabella Took was Frodo's maternal grandmother in the Lord of the Rings series by J R Tolkien