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pinWhat does Hazel mean?

Hazel /ha-zel/ as a girls' name (also used less generally as boys' name Hazel) is pronounced HAY-zel. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Hazel is "the hazel tree".

From hæsel. A name from nature first conined in the 19th century. It is also sometimes used to refer to eye color. Name of a maid in a long-running comic. Track celebrity Hazel Clark.


pinVariations

Hazel has 4 variants: Hazal, Hazell, Hazelle and Hazle.

Kreatif forms: Hadzel, Hazelley, Hizel. [more]

pinHow popular is Hazel?

Hazel is a very popular first name for females (#138 out of 4276, Top 3%) and also a very popular last name for both adults and children (#4513 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Shown below is the birth name popularity of Hazel for girls. Hazel reached its top position of #20 in the U.S. during the years 1900-1909, and is currently at #107. (2014 Birth Statistics)

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

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

The only other popular variation form of Hazel (#107 2 years ago) rated in the Top 1000 is Hazle. These forms of Hazel reached the height of their popularity during 1890-1899 (average #430) and are somewhat less conventional today (#553, 21.6%). Hazel has generally been preferred by parents. Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Hazel and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Hazel, Hazle in U.S.

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

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