|Subject:||Another, perhaps not-so-scholarly take...|
|Author:||Miranda (Authenticated as Randee15)|
|Date:||June 7, 2005 at 11:51:05 AM|
|Reply to:||Re: For anyone who speaks Hebrew... by Miss Claire|
A Dictionary of First Names, by the Oxford Press, says Isabel is a form of Elizabeth coined by "... deletion of the first syllable and alteration of the final consonant sound to one that can normally end a word in Spanish."
EDIT: Fixed italics.
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