What does Ariella mean?
Ariella /ar-i-el-la/ [4 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of the name Ariella is "lion of God". Ariella is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -a, of Ariel (Hebrew): biblical place name for Jerusalem.
How popular is Ariella?
Ariella is an unusual first name for females. Ariella is an equally uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Ariella for girls. Ariella was first listed in 2008 and reached its highest rank of #386 in the U.S. in 2014. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Prominent variation forms of Ariella (#386 a year ago) are Arie, Ariel (#133 a year ago) and Arielle (#339). Usage of these girl names was at its most widespread in 2014 (usage of 0.5355%), except for the form Arie which has become less in vogue. Ariel (#133), Ariella (#386) and Arielle (#339) are three of the more trendy birth names in this list. Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of Ariella and related names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Ariella▲ is alike in pronunciation to Arela, Arella, Auriella, Orella, Oriella, Orilla, Uriela, Uriella and Uriyella. Other suggested similar baby names are Adiella, Arbella, Ardella▼, Arelle, Aricella, Aurielle, Aviella and Priella. These names tend to be more frequently used than Ariella.