[ 2 syll. it-zel, itz-el ] The baby girl name Itzel is pronounced as iy-TSAHL †. Itzel is mainly used in the English language and its language of origin is Native American-Maya. The meaning of the name is moon goddess, she of the rainbow. An original form of Itzel is Ix Chel (Mayan). The first name is derived from the name of the Mayan moon goddess, Ix Chel.
Itzel is a variant form of Isabel.
Itzel is a rather popular baby girl name. The name has been growing in popularity since the 1990s; prior to that, it was of sporadic use only. Its usage peaked modestly in 2005 with 0.048% of baby girls being given the name Itzel. It was #328 in rank then. In 2012, its usage was 0.038% and its ranking #429. Among the family of girl names directly linked to Itzel, Isabel was the most frequently used. In 2012, the name was thrice as popular as Itzel.
† Pronunciation for Itzel: IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"