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Angel meaning and name origin

Angel \a-ngel, an-gel\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Angel), is pronounced AHN-hail, AIN-jel. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Angel is "messenger; messenger of God". Derived from the Church Latin name Angelus, from Greek "angelos". The influence of the word "angel" makes the name an affectionate term of address for a good (or pretty) little girl. Angel is common as an American Black girl's name.

Angel has 3 variant forms: Ang, Angelea and Angle.

For more information, see also the related name Angela.

Angel is also pronounced similarly to Aingeal, Angele, Angell, Angelle, Angil, Anjel and Anngil. Other suggested similar baby names are Ange, Angelee, Angeles, Angeli, Angelia, Angella, Angelyn, Angila, Angla, Anglea, Anjela and Anngela.

View a list of the 12 names that reference Angel.


Popularity of Angel

Angel is a very popular first name for females (#424 out of 4276) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#2370 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Angel name for girls (2012 statistics). Compare Angel with its variant forms and related girl baby names.


Top 1000 baby names ranking of Angel name in U.S.

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

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