What does Arel mean?
Associated with: lion.
(male) Alel, Aral, ..
(female) Aral, Arsa, .. Middle name pairings:
Arel Devonte (A.D.), ..
How popular is Arel?
Arel is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#24007 out of 150436, Top 16%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Prominent alternative forms of Arel (not in Top 2000) are Ari (#402 from recent data), Ariel (#598), Arik and Arie. Other forms, like Airyell, are uncommon. These forms of Arel were at the apex of their popularity in 2015 (median #1250). Ariel is a constant favorite, though Ari has grown popular as well. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Arel is pronounced similarly to Aurel, Erol, Errol▼, Erryl, Eryle, Oral▼, Orel, Oriel, Orrel and Uriel▲. Other recommended names are Abe▼, Abel▲, Abell, Abriel, Abyel, Acel, Acey, Adael, Adal, Ade, Adel, Akil, Aksel, Aled, Amel, Amer, Ames, Anwel, Arda, Ardel, Ardell, Ardly, Ardy, Arek, Aren, Ares▲, Arese, Arlea, Arles, Arley, Arlo▲, Arly, Arn, Arnd, Arnel, Arnell, Arnet, Arney, Arrlo, Art, Arthel, Arun, Ase, Askel, Atreo, Aureli, Aurelo, Avel, Averel, Avrel, Axe, Axel▲, Ayren, Azarel, Azryel, Dael, Del, Edel, Gael, Harel, Mel, Niel, Peel, Ruel and Yoel. These names tend to be more commonly used than Arel.See names in meaning and etymology.