What does Etel mean?
(female) Erel, Eter, ..
(male) Eteil, Eten, .. Middle name pairings:
Etel Vera (E.V.), ..
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)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Etha, Ethel, Ethelda, Ethelyn, Ethlyn and Ethyl are the prominent alternative forms of Etel (not in Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Ethlin, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Etel reached its peak a century ago (average #961), but now, versions such as Ethyl have become less in vogue. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Etel is alike in pronunciation to Etoile. Other recommended names are Adel, Amel, Batel, Bel, Chel, Coel, Dael, Del, Ede, Edee, Eden▲, El, Elen, Emeli, Emely▲, Emer, Ened, Erthel (see Eartha), 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.See names in meaning and etymology.