Mabel

Mabel may refer to:

*Mabel Motley, the female lead character on the comic strip "Motley's Crew"
*Mabel, Minnesota (United States)
*Mabel (band), a Danish popular music group
*Mabel (singer), an Italian singer, whose real name is [http://www.mabelweb.com/ Paolo Ferrali] ,
*Mabel McDowell Adult Education Center, a National Historic Landmark in Columbus, Indiana, United States

Mabel as a given name may refer to ("sorted by birth year"):
*Mabel (dog), a dog on "Blue Peter".
*Mabel Besant-Scott (1870–1952), a British occultist
*Bessilyn Johnson (1872–1943), the woman who inspired the construction of Scotty's Castle and was nicknamed "Mabel" by famed Wild West figure Death Valley Scotty. She later used "Mabel" as her nom de plume while writing her popular book about Scotty.
*Mabel Mosquera (born 1969), Colombian weightlifter
*Mabel Normand (1892–1930), an American actress
*Mabel Strickland (1899–1988), a Maltese journalist and politician
*Mabel Poulton (1901–1994), a British actress
*Mabel King (1932–1999), an American singer and actress
*Princess Mabel of Orange-Nassau, Mrs. Van Amsberg (born 1968), also known as Princess Mabel of the Netherlands, a member of the Dutch royalty
*Mabel Barr (born 19??), the author of the children's book "Hamster Huey and the Gooey Kablooie", inspired by the fictional children's book referred to in the comic strip "Calvin and Hobbes"
*Mabel Lee (born 19??), an Australian translator
*Nelson Frazier, Jr. (born 1972), a professional wrestler, as his first stage name "Mabel"
*Mabel Syrup (created 19??; see "Calvin and Hobbes"), the fictional author of the children's book "Hamster Huey and the Gooey Kablooie" in the "Calvin and Hobbes" comic strip


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  • Mabel — steht für einen weiblichen Vornamen, siehe Mabel (Name) eine dänische Pop Band, siehe Mabel (Popband) einen italienischen Dance Act, siehe Mabel (Band) den Ringnamen des US amerikanischen Wrestlers Nelson Frazier Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten:… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Mabel — Mabel, MN U.S. city in Minnesota Population (2000): 766 Housing Units (2000): 365 Land area (2000): 0.473301 sq. miles (1.225843 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.473301 sq. miles (1.225843 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Mabel, MN — U.S. city in Minnesota Population (2000): 766 Housing Units (2000): 365 Land area (2000): 0.473301 sq. miles (1.225843 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.473301 sq. miles (1.225843 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Mabel — est un groupe de musique électronique/pop italien mené par le chanteur Paolo Ferrali. Discographie 1999 : Disco Disco 2000 : Bum Bum 2000 : Don t Let Me Down 2001 : Land Of Sex 2001 : Living On My Own 2001 : Space… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Mabel — f 1 English: originally a nickname from the Old French vocabulary word amabel, amable lovely (related to modern English amiable friendly, good humoured). The initial vowel began to be lost as early as the 12th century (the same woman is referred… …   First names dictionary

  • Mabel — fem. proper name, shortening of Amabel. Enjoyed its greatest popularity as a given name for girl babies in U.S. from c.1884 1895 …   Etymology dictionary

  • Mabel — [mā′bəl] n. [< Amabel < L amabilis, lovable < amare, to love] a feminine name …   English World dictionary

  • mabel — Or to pull a mabel. To do something ridiculous (like fall in public for no reason, spill food on yourself at a high class restaurant) or say something extremely old fashioned or uncool. {Mabel was my very cool aunt.} AB pulled a Mabel and dropped …   Dictionary of american slang

  • Mabel — /may beuhl/, n. a female given name. Also, Mabelle /may bel , may bel/, Mable. * * * …   Universalium

  • Mabel — englische Kurzform von → Amabella (Bedeutung: die Liebenswürdige) …   Deutsch namen


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