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Scottish MNers how do you pronounce this name?

(9 Posts)
nappyaddict Wed 05-Aug-09 13:31:17


Habbibu Wed 05-Aug-09 13:32:20

Ishbel, I think.

bluesatinsash Wed 05-Aug-09 15:33:45

Cripes, no idea! I would say Isabel...

nellynaemates Wed 05-Aug-09 19:39:31

This site might be useful....

Ceolas Wed 05-Aug-09 20:57:26

I think Isobel

Ceolas Wed 05-Aug-09 21:01:03

Apparently it can be either Isabel or Ishbel

squeaver Wed 05-Aug-09 21:01:46

Never seen it in my life but guessing Ishbel

mathanxiety Fri 14-Aug-09 03:27:19

The I and E are slender, so the S is 'SH' -- Ishbayle or Ishbel (Bel with a Scottish accent).

magbags Fri 14-Aug-09 15:00:08

Scottish and never seen that spelling in my life.

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