and its Hebrew form Izevel are not in use. Izevel means "island of detritus". Athalia isn't use either, but Delilah
is rare but used.
I always thought Isabel
came from the Carthaginese names Ishbaal / Ezbel, meaning "the wife of Baal
/ the lord". To me it is very far from Elizabeth
, which is also not so close of Elisheva
, by the way.
~~ Claire ~~My ! are Alia, Eidel, Enola, Israel, Dudel, Yuri, Lina, Lorelei, Leilani, Owen, Julian, Glorinda, Mirinda
My ? are Hillel, Meshullam, Johnny, Ginny, Cordelia, Fiammetta, Yocheved
My ~ are Tehila, Tilda, Hailey, Gillian, Huldah
My / are Aglaia and July
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