What does Aeriel mean?
Aeriel /aer-i-el/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Aeriel) is of Hebrew derivation, and the meaning of the name Aeriel is "lion of God". Aeriel is an alternate form of Ariel (Hebrew): biblical place name for Jerusalem. Compare surname Abriel.
How popular is Aeriel?
Aeriel is an uncommon first name for males. Aeriel is a rare last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Ari (#441 the previous year) and Ariel (#738) are the popular varying forms of Aeriel (outside Top 1000) ranked in the Top 1000. Adoption of these boy names was at its most widespread in 2007 (usage of 0.4695%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.4105%, down 12.6%), with the version Ariel becoming less trendy. Ari (#441) is the most trendy name for newborns in this compilation. Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of the boy name Aeriel and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)