What does Etel mean?
Etel /etel/ as a girls' name is of Old English derivation, and the name Etel means "noble". Etel is an alternate form of Ethel (Old English). Eitel is a common last name.
How popular is Etel?
Etel is an unusual first name for females. Etel is also an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the history of the girl name Etel and corresponding names. Etha, Ethel, Ethelyn and Ethyl are the prominent alternative forms of Etel (not in Top 1000) ranked in the Top 1000. Other variants, like Etelka, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Etel reached its peak during the years 1880-1889 (average #440) and has become much lower since, with the versions Etha, Ethel, Ethelyn and Ethyl becoming less in vogue. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Thinking of names?
Etel is alike in pronunciation to Etoile. Other recommended similar baby names are Adel, Amel, Batel, Bel, Chel, Coel, Dael, Del, Ede, Edee, Eden▲, El, Elen, Emeli, Emely▲, Emer, Ened, Erthel, Estee, Estel, Estela▼, Estele, Estell▼, Ester▼, Etna, Etta▼, Ettey, Etti, Etty, Eve▲, Evey, Gael, Itzel▲, Jael, Kyel, Lael, Mel, Neel, Nel, Noel▼, Orel and Vitel. These names tend to be more commonly used than Etel.