Mariela was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its peak position of #472 in the U.S. in the year 1992, and is presently at #1560. (2015 BIRTH Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Popular alternative forms of Mariela (#1560 FROM CURRENT RECORDS) rated in the Top 2000 are Malia (#313), Mamie, Mara (#739), Maree, Maren (#1113), Maria (#109), Mariam (#563), Marian (#1104), Mariana (#296), Mariann, Marianna (#853), Marie (#564), Mariel (#1839), Mariella (#1433), Marielle (#1808), Marietta, Mariette, Marilee, Marilla, Marilyn (#426), Marin (#1471), Marion (#1527), Mariska, Marita, Maritza (#1201), Marla, Marlo, Mary (#124), Marylee, Marylou and Muriel. Other variants, like Marybell, are seldom used. These relations of Mariela were at the top of their popularity in the 1890s (MEDIAN #1457) and have become significantly less conventional since (#1407, ▼93.1%), with versions like Mary becoming less trendy. Mara, Mariam and Marianna are three of the more contemporarily stylish girl names in this list.
Mariela▼ is pronounced similarly to Marilou, Marilu, Marylea, Merola, Mireilla, Mirella, Mirilla, Morela, Morella, Muriella, Myrella, Myrilla and Myrrilla. Other recommended names are Aeriela, Cariel, Carmela▼, Carmiela (see Carmel), Daniela, Dariele (see Daria), Gabriela, Harrela (see Harela), Karmela, Macaela, Manuela▼, Marcela, Marcele, Marcella▼, Marcena, Mareesa, Marell, Marena, Marianela, Maribel▼, Maribella, Maricela▼, Maricella, Maricia, Marien, Marika, Marilda, Marina▼, Marinda, Marinell, Marinella, Marinna, Marisella, Marisha, Marissa▼, Maristela, Markeda, Marleah, Marlee▲, Marlena, Marley▲, Marlie, Marnell, Marrelda (see Marelda), Marsala, Marsella, Martella, Marvela, Marvell, Marvella, Maryl, Maryzela, Merel, Merial, Merielle, Merill, Meriol, Merla, Merrell, Myrla, Raziela and Uriela. These names tend to be less commonly used than Mariela.See names in meaning and etymology.