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Girl Names Ending with -iel

Iel ending baby names and what they mean, with 22 results. -iel names are used more often as masculine names. These girl names were at the peak of their popularity 3 decades ago (ADOPTION OF 0.3%) and are now significantly less widespread (ADOPTION 0.1%, 66%), with names like Mariel becoming less in vogue. Briel (TOP 25%) and Dubiel (12%) are familiar -iel last names. Here is the list of -iel names for boys.

-iel names

Ariel - Muriel | Oriel - Oriel

Ariel - Muriel

Ariel and variants

Ariel, var. Aeriel
Derivative of Hebrew. "Lion of God." Arial is also a moderately common birth name.

Var. of Aurelia. Derived fr. Latin language. "Golden." Uncommon, but Auriel is comparable to common surnames Suriel (TOP 14%), Abriel (99%), with the -riel suffix. See also Ariela.

Oriel1, Auriel2
Var. of Oriole. Root fr. Latin language. "Golden." Orie (TOP 42%), Oriol (29%) are common last names.

Auriel3, var. Oriel2
From Latin language. "Golden." Aurial and Auriala are creative forms.

Var. of Avril. Derived fr. Latin word. "To open." Uncommon, with the androgynous -el suffix for Avriel, like Anabel. See also Abril.

Form of Carol. From Old German element. "Free man." Unique, with the androgynous -el ending for Cariel, like Chappel. See also Carlie.

Var. of Cecilia. Derived fr. Latin, Old Welsh elements. "Blind; sixth." Unique. Ceciel (cf. Coel, Chanel) uses the -el suffix.

Form of Celeste. Stems fr. Latin language. "Heavenly." Outside Top 2000.

Chantriel, Chantiel
Forms of Chantal. Derived fr. Old French element. "Stone." Chantiel and Chantriel are not frequently used as girls' names.

Form of Fauna. In Roman mythology, the goddess of .. Not in popularity charts.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -iel names: Aeriel, Ariel, Gabriel, Mariel, Muriel


Form of Gabrielle. Root fr. Hebrew element. "Woman of God." Less common today. Gabriel last appeared in 2010 in the Top 2000. Unisex name.

Var. of Ja-. Derived fr. American. Combination of the Ja prefix with .. Janiel is seldom adopted as a baby name.

Source fr. Hebrew word. "God has seen." Also used for boys. Jeriel is rarely occurring as a first name.

From Hebrew element. "My crown is God." Not in popularity charts. See also Katrien.

Var. of Laurel. Derivative of Latin. "The bay, or laurel plant." Lauriel is seldom used as a girls' name. See also Loriel.

Form of Lori. Source fr. English, Latin elements. "Laurel." Unique. Loriel, like Lyndel, ends with the common androgynous -el. See also Lorie.


Based on Danish, Latin elements. "Star of the sea." Somewhat unfamiliar as a girls' name nowadays, but Mariel still exists frequently as a first name for women. See also Merill.

Mary and variants

Muriel1, Meriel1, Mariel2
Forms of Mary. Based on Latin language. "Star of the sea." Muriel (TOP 10%) and Mariel (57%) are common as first names, while Meriel is rare.

Derived fr. Irish, Gaelic word. "Sea nymph; shining sea." Meriel was not a Top birth name in 2018. See also Merrell.

Muriel and variants

Muriel2, var. Meriel3
Root fr. Irish, Gaelic. "Sparkling, shining sea." Meriel is rarefied as a birth name among the versions of Muriel.

Quick Reference

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

1. Ariel - Muriel
Ariel [Aeriel], Aurelia [Auriel], Oriole [Oriel, Auriel], Auriel [Oriel], Avril [Avriel], Carol [Cariel], Cecilia [Ceciel], Celeste [Celestiel], Chantal [Chantiel, Chantriel], Fauna [Fauniel], Gabrielle [Gabriel], Ja- [Janiel], Jeriel, Katriel, Laurel [Lauriel], Lori [Loriel], Mariel, Mary [Muriel, Meriel, Mariel], Meriel, Muriel [Meriel]

Oralia [Oriel], Oriel [Auriel]

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