Jezebel Name Meaning & Origin

Jezebel

Pronunciation: JEH-zə-behl (key)

Origin of the name Jezebel:

Derived from the Hebrew 'īzebhel (impure, wicked). The name is borne in the Bible by the wicked wife of King Ahab.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

Related Names:

Bel, Belle, Jez

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Nicknames for Jezebel

Jez, Bel, Belle, Jezzie, Bella

Meanings and history of the name Jezebel

Meaning: Unexalted
Origin: Hebrew

Famous Queen in Israel from the Bible.

Famous real-life people named Jezebel
Jezebel in song, story & screen

-Jezebel. com, fairly well-known feminist pop-culture blog
-1938 film starring Bette Davis
-Jezebel Lockhart, from Kingdom Keepers by Ridley Pearson
-Jezebel, a song by Iron & Wine
-Jezebel Redfern, a half-vampire half-human character from the Night World series by L.J. Smith

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