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Girl Name: Bel

Name: Bel
Pronunciation: \bel\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: prayerful; beautiful; God's promise
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Bell, Belle, Byla, Beyla, Bali, Beula, Belia
Similar Names: Del, Bea, Bee, Bet, Bev, Mel, Nel
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 75085


Bel \bel\ as a girl's name is a variant of Arabella (Latin), Belinda, Bella (Italian, Latin) and Isabel (Hebrew), and the meaning of Bel is "prayerful; beautiful; God's promise".

The baby name Bel sounds like Bell, Belle, Byla, Beyla, Bali, Beula and Belia. Other similar baby names are Del, Bea, Bee, Bet, Bev, Mel and Nel.

View a list of the 5 names that reference Bel.


Bel is not a popular first name for women but a somewhat popular surname or last name for both men and women (#75085 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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