What does Hazell mean?
Hazell /ha-zell/ as a name for girls is of Old English derivation, and the name Hazell means "the hazel tree". Hazell is an alternate spelling of Hazel (Old English): from hæsel. Compare last name Hassell.
How popular is Hazell?
Hazell is a rare given name for females but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#21916 out of 150436, Top 15%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the history of the girl name Hazell and affiliated names. Prominent related forms of Hazell (not ranked) rated in the Top 1000 are Hazel (#107 from recent data) and Hazle. Other forms, like Hazal, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Hazell was widespread among parents about 12 decades ago (adoption of 0.57%) and is somewhat less today (adoption 0.45%, 21.6% less). Hazel is more ubiquitous than the rest. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
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Recommended similar baby names are Arbell, Ardell, Bell▼, Branell, Camyll, Caroll, Caryll, Chanell, Chapell, Chell, Danell, Dannell, Darcell, Darnell, Darrell, Daryll, Dell▼, Estell▼, Gaill, Gayll, Gazella, Gazelle, Hadee, Hadeel, Hadil, Hadly, Haelie, Haely, Haily, Hala, Halea, Haley▲, Hali▼, Halle▼, Halli, Hally, Hannele, Harela, Harly, Harrela, Harrella, Haven▲, Helle, Hill, Isabell▼, Jahnell, Janell▼, Jaynell, Jazelle, Jenell, Jewell▼, Joell, Katell, Linell, Lynell, Marell, Marnell, Maybell▼, Nachell, Noell, Norell, Nowell, Raedell, Rashell, Raynell, Renell, Shanell, Sharell, Sorell, Sydell, Terell, Tonell, Wynell, Yabell and Ysabell. These names tend to be more frequently used than Hazell.