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Girl Names Ending with -el

El ending baby names and what they mean, with 154 results. -el names are used more often as masculine names. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity 125 years ago (usage of 4.03%) and have become much less widespread since (usage 1.01%, 75% less), with names like Janel becoming somewhat dated. Here is the list of -el names for boys.

-el names

Abagael - Averel | Barbel - Christel | Cindel - Fraydel | Gabriel - Jennabel | Jeriel - Mabel | Madel - Michael | .. - .. | Shandel - Ysabel

Abagael - Averel

Abagael, Abaigael, Abbigael, Abbygael, Abigael, Gael, Abigel, Gayel
Var. of Abigail. Derived fr. Hebrew element. "Father of exaltation." Uncommon, but Abagael, Abigel, etc. are similar to common -el surnames Agel (top 72%), Assael (72%).

Adelaide and variantsAdel1, Del
Var. of Adelaide. Origin fr. Old German language. "Noble kind." Adel is commonplace as a girls' name among the versions of Adelaide.

Adel2
Derived fr. Hebrew. "God is eternal." A moderately quaint children's name, Adel is found more often as a surname. Gender-neutral name.

Amabel and variantsAmabel, var. Mabel
Derivative of Latin. "Lovable, amiable." Mabel is familiar as a birth name among the forms of Amabel.

Amel
Var. of Amala. Stems fr. Arabic element. "Hope." Gender-neutral name. Not in Top 2000.

Anne and variantsAnabel1, Annabel1
Forms of Anne. Derivative of Hebrew. "He (God) has favored me." Anabel and Annabel are more familiar as baby names among the variant forms of Anne.

Anabel2, var. Annabel2
Combination of Anna and Belle. Adoption of Anabel and Annabel as birth names in 2015 was 38.3% less than the year before.

Andrel
Form of Andrea. Root fr. Greek word. "Manly, virile." Andrel was not among 2015's Top names.

Angela and variantsAngel1, Anjel
Var. of Angela. Derived fr. Greek element. "Messenger; angel, messenger of God." Angel is found often (upper 1%) as a surname.

Angel2
Stems fr. Greek word. "Messenger; messenger of God." Conventional, with usage of 0.066% for Angel as a baby name in 2015, but lower than 0.069% a year ago. Unisex name.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -el names: Adel, Aeriel, Anabel, Angel, Annabel

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -el names: Ariel, Mabel

Annabel3, var. Anabel3
Possibly elaborated form of Anna, or .. Annabel and Anabel are more commonplace as children's names compared to other forms.

Arabel, Bel, Orabel, Orbel
Forms of Arabella. Derivative of Latin element. "Prayerful." Arabel, Orabel, etc. are not Top 2000 names.

Arcangel
Form of Arcangela. Source fr. Greek word. "High-ranking angel." Not Top 2000 name.

Ariel and variantsAriel, var. Aeriel, Ariellel
Origin fr. Hebrew. "Lion of God." Adoption of Ariel, Ariellel, etc. as birth names in 2015 was 0.4% more than in 2014.

Asphodel, var. Asfodel
Stems fr. Greek. "Lily." Asphodel and Asfodel were not Top birth names in 2015.

Aurel, Auriel1, Orel
Var. of Aurelia. Source fr. Latin language. "Golden." Not in Top 2000.

Auriel2, var. Oriel1
Source fr. Latin language. "Golden." Aubriel is a moderately common birth name.

Auriel3, Oriel2
Var. of Oriole. Origin fr. Latin language. "Golden." Auriel and Oriel are not often adopted as girls' names.

Averel1, Avriel
Var. of Avril. Stems fr. Latin language. "To open." Scarce as girls' names, but Averel and Avriel are similar to the more familiar Abril.

Averel2
Var. of April. Based on Latin language. "To open." Averal and Avereli are creative forms.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for -el names for girls.

1. Abagael - Averel
Abigail [Gayel, ..], Adelaide [Del, ..], Adel, Amabel [Mabel], Amala [Amel], Anne [Annabel, ..], Anabel [Annabel], Andrea [Andrel], Angela [Anjel, ..], Angel, Annabel [Anabel], Arabella [Orbel, ..], Arcangela [Arcangel], Ariel [Ariellel, ..], Asphodel [Asfodel], Aurelia [Orel, ..], Auriel [Oriel], Oriole [Oriel, ..], Avril [Avriel, ..], April [Averel]


Barbara [Barbel], Batya [Batel], Belinda [Bel], Bella [Bel], Bethel [Bethuel], Bonnie [Bonnibel], Carabelle [Carabel], Carol [Karel, ..], Carmel [Karmel], Cecilia [Siseel, ..], Celeste [Celestiel], Chandelle [Chandel], Chanel [Shannel, ..], Chantal [Shontel, ..], Chappell [Chappel], Chelsea [Chel], Christabel [Crystabel, ..], Crystal [Krystel, ..], Christelle [Christel], Christina [Kristel, ..]


Cindy [Cindel], Claire [Claribel, ..], Claribel [Klarybel], Clara [Claribel], Colleen [Coel], Kora [Corabel], Cora [Corabel], Krystal [Krystel, ..], Cybele [Cybel], Dale [Dael], Darcie [Darcel], Daryl [Darrel, ..], Eleanor [El], Eartha [Erthel], Estelle [Estel], Ethel [Etel, ..], Fauna [Fauniel], Fennel, Franisbel, Frayda [Freydel, ..]


Gabrielle [Gabryel, ..], Gael, Gail [Gayel, ..], Gloria [Gloribel], Greta [Grethel, ..], Margaret [Grethel, ..], Gretel, Griselda [Grizel, ..], Gunhilda [Gunnel], Hadil [Hadeel], Hazel, Elizabeth [Ysabel, ..], Isabel [Yzobel, ..], Itzel, Jacqueline [Jacquel], Jael [Jayel], Janelle [Janel], Jane [Jannel, ..], Ja- [Janiel], Jenna [Jennabel]


Jeriel, Jewel, Jezebel [Jezibel, ..], Jezreel [Jesreel], Johnella [Jahnel, ..], Joyce [Joysel], June [Junel], Karmel, Katriel, Kristen [Kristel], Kyle [Kyel], Lael, Laurel [Lorel, ..], Laura [Laurel], Elise [Liesel], Liesl [Liezel, ..], Elisabeth [Lisel, ..], Lori [Loriel], Lynn [Lyndel], Mabel [Maybel, ..]


Madeline [Maidel, ..], Maida [Maidel], Mary [Muriel, ..], Maribel [Meribel], Maricela [Maricel], Marcella [Maricel], Mari [Maridel], Mariel, Marissa [Marisabel], Marvell [Marvel, ..], Maravilla [Marivel, ..], Mehitabel [Mehetabel], Millicent [Mel], Melissa [Mel], Melanie [Mel], Malvina [Mel], Meryl [Merel], Meridel, Meriel, Michaela [Michael]


Mirabel [Meribel], Muriel [Meriel], Cornelia [Nel, ..], Neilina [Neel], Nicole [Nekoel], Nelly [Nel], Noelle [Nowel, ..], Onnjel, Ora [Orabel], Oralia [Oriel], Oriel [Auriel], Orsa [Orsel], Rachel [Raychel, ..], Raisa [Rayzel, ..], Raquel [Roquel, ..], Riva [Reevabel], Ricarda [Richel], Rhonda [Rondel], Rosabel, Shakeela [Shakeel]


Shan- [Shantel, ..], Shanelle [Shannel, ..], Sha- [Shantel, ..], Shantelle [Shantel], Charlotte [Sharel], Shawna [Shawntel], Sibyl [Sybel, ..], Susan [Sunel, ..], Sorrel [Sorel], Sybil [Sybel], Sarah [Sydel], Sydney [Sydel], Vita [Vitel], Ysabel [Ysobel, ..]

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