What does Arela mean?
Arela /are-la/ [3 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Hebrew and Latin origin, and Arela means "messenger from God, angel; golden". Arela is an alternate spelling of Arella (Hebrew). Arela is also a derivative of Aurelia (Latin): feminine of Aurelio.
How popular is Arela?
Arela is an unusual first name for females. Arela is an equally unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted comparison of the usage of Arela and related names. Popular varying forms of Arela (not ranked) are Arely (#737 in 2014), Aurelia (#832), Oralia, Ora, Aurea and Areli. Usage of these girl names reached its highest during 1930-1939 (usage of 0.2898%) and has become much lower since (usage 0.0718%, down 75.2%), with the forms Aurea, Ora, Oralia and Aurelia becoming less in vogue. Arely (#737) is the most fashionable birth name among these. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Arela is pronounced similarly to Aeriela, Ariela, Ariella▲, Aureola, Orela, Orella and Uriela. Other suggested similar baby names are Adela▼, Akela, Anela, Arbela, Arena, Areta, Ariel▲, Ariele, Ariell, Arla, Arlea, Arly and Asela. These names tend to be more frequently used than Arela.