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Adel (girl)

What does Adel mean?

Adel Pronunciation of Adel [adel] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Adel) is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Adel is "God is eternal".

Affiliated girl name: Adelaide.


Creative forms:
(female) Alel, Asel, ..

(male) Adelo, Ader, ..

Middle name pairings:
Adel Mavis (A.M.), ..

How popular is Adel?

Adel is a rare given name for women but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#43629 out of 150436, Top 29%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Adel entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its top position of #1643 in the U.S. then, but is not listed currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Adel name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Adel outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with similar and related girl names. Adelaide (#273 from recent data) is the only other prominent related form of Adel. Adoption of these relations of Adel was more pronounced among parents in 2015 (average #1136). Adelaide is the most fashionable name for newborns here.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Adel, Adelaide in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Adel and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Adel is pronounced similarly to Adal, Addal, Adele, Adell, Adelle, Aedelle, Edelle, Idelle, Odele, Odell, Odelle, Odile, Udele, Udelle and Udile. Other suggested similar names are Adah, Adala, Adali, Adda, Adde, Addi, Addy, Ade, Adeen, Adela, Adelei, Adelia, Adelie, Adelis, Adella, Adelyn, Aden, Adena, Adene, Adeola, Adey, Adi, Adia, Adila, Adley, Ado, Adola, Adra, Ady, Aide, Aidee, Al, Alex, Ame, Amee, Amel, Ande, Andrel, Anela, Anet, Angel, Anjel, Ardell, Arden, Arela, Areli, Arely, Ariel, Ase, Atal, Aurel, Ave, Aven, Azul, Chel, Dael, Del, Gael, Jael and Orel. These names tend to be more frequently used than Adel.

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