Given Name CHRISTABEL

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: KRIS-tə-bel  [details]

Meaning & History

Combination of CHRISTINA and the name suffix bel. This name occurs in medieval literature, and was later used by Samuel Coleridge in his poem 'Christabel' (1800).
MASCULINE FORM: Christian
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Kistiñe (Basque), Hristina, Kristina (Bulgarian), Kristina, Tina (Croatian), Kristina, Kristýna (Czech), Christina, Christine, Kristina, Kristine, Christa, Christel, Christin, Ina, Kirsten, Kirstine, Kristin, Stina, Stine, Tine (Danish), Christina, Christine, Christel, Ina, Stien, Tina, Tineke (Dutch), Kristiina (Estonian), Kristina (Faroese), Kristiina, Iina, Kirsi, Kirsti, Krista, Stiina, Tiina (Finnish), Christiane, Christine, Christel, Christelle (French), Christiane, Christina, Christine, Kristiane, Kristina, Christa, Christel, Christin, Ina, Kerstin, Kiki, Krista, Kristin, Kristine (German), Christina (Greek), Kilikina (Hawaiian), Krisztina (Hungarian), Kristín, Kristjana (Icelandic), Cristiana, Cristina, Tina (Italian), Christiana (Late Roman), Kristiāna, Kristīna, Kristīne (Latvian), Ina, Stien (Limburgish), Kristina (Lithuanian), Hristina, Tina (Macedonian), Christina, Christine, Kristina, Kristine, Christel, Christin, Ina, Kine, Kirsten, Kjersti, Kjerstin, Kristin, Stina, Stine, Tine (Norwegian), Krystyna, Krysia, Krystiana (Polish), Cristiana, Cristina (Portuguese), Cristina (Romanian), Kristina (Russian), Cairistìona, Kirstin, Kirsteen, Kirstie, Kirsty (Scottish), Hristina, Kristina (Serbian), Kristína (Slovak), Kristina, Tina (Slovene), Cristina (Spanish), Christina, Christine, Kristina, Kristine, Christel, Christin, Ina, Kerstin, Kia, Kjerstin, Kristin, Stina (Swedish), Khrystyna (Ukrainian), Crystin (Welsh)

Categories

literature, medieval
Entry updated October 11, 2012