Meaning and name origin
Amel \a-mel\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Amel), is of Hebrew, Sanskrit and Arabic origin, and the meaning of Amel is "labor, hard work; pure; hope". Amel is a variant of Amal (Hebrew, Sanskrit, Arabic): familiar to Americans as the young hero of Giancarlo Menotti's often-performed opera, "Amahl and the Night Visitors".
Amel has 1 variant form: Amahl.
Amel is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#41487 out of 88799, Top 47%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Amel for boys. Amel has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (2014 statistics).
Amel is also pronounced similarly to Aimil, Amiel, Amil, Amyel, Aymil and Emil▼. Other suggested similar baby names are Abel▲, Acel, Adel, Amali, Amed, Amelio, Amer, Ames, Anael, Anwel, Arel, Avel and Axel▲. These names tend to be more commonly used than Amel.