Meaning and Name Origin
Richel has 17 more related variations via Ricarda: Richanda, Richarda, Richardella, Richardene, Richardette, Richardina, Richardyne, Richela, Richella, Richenda, Richenza, Richette, Richia, Richilene, Richina, Richmal and Richmalle.
Richel is an uncommonly occurring given name for women but a somewhat prominent last name for all people (#68647 out of 88799, Top 77%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the girl name Richel and associated names. The only popular alternative form of Richel (#unlisted) is Richelle. This girl name was at the top of its popularity during 1970-1979 and has become much less widespread since, with the version Richelle becoming less in vogue. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Richel is pronounced similarly to Rachael▼, Racheal▼, Rachel, Rachele, Rachell, Rachil, Raechel, Raychel, Rechell, Rochele and Rochell. Another recommended similar baby name is Racheli. These names tend to be more frequently used than Richel.