What does Abdel mean?
(male) Aedel, Aldel, ..
(female) Abdeld, Abdele, .. Middle name pairings:
Abdel Quintin (A.Q.), ..
How popular is Abdel?
Abdel is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#70052 out of 150436, Top 47%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Ab, Abdul (#1398 in recent rankings) and Del are the prominent alternative forms of Abdel (outside Top 2000). Other forms, like Abdella, are uncommon. These relations of Abdel were popular during 1970-1979 (median #1383) and are somewhat less widespread today (#1799, 29% less usage). (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Abbe, Abbey, Abda, Abdi, Abe▼, Abeer, Abel▲, Abele, Abell, Abey, Abie, Abiel, Abiell (see Abiel), Able, Abner, Abriel, Abyel, Abyell (see Abiel), Acel, Adael, Adal, Addem, Ade, Adeel, Adel, Adem, Aden, Adiel, Adil, Ahbiel (see Abiel), Aiden▲, Airel, Aksel, Alden▲, Amel, Amiel, Amyel, Anael, Ander, Angel, Anjel, Ansel, Anwel, Ardal, Ardel, Ardell, Arden, Arel, Ariel▲, Arnel, Aryel, Asael, Asiel, Askel, Auden, Audey, Aurel, Avel, Aviel, Avrel, Avyel, Axel▲, Ayden▲, Cadel, Edel, Eudel, Fidel, Rodel, Udel and Videl. These names tend to be more commonly used than Abdel.See names in meaning and etymology.