Fabiola \f(a)-bio-la\ as a girl's name is pronounced fah-bee-OH-lah. It is of Latin origin. Feminine variant of Fabian, from the Roman family clan name Fabius. Possibly means "one who grows beans". Saint Fabiola (fourth century) was an energetic Roman matron who organized the first hospice for sick and needy travelers. Queen Fabiola of Belgium was a Spanish princess.