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pinWhat does Avel mean?

Avel /av-el/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys. Avel's root is Hebrew, and the name Avel means "breath, vapour". Avel is an alternate form, with the prefix Av-, of Abel (Hebrew): from the Hebrew name Hevel.


Avel has 7 alternative forms via Abel: Abe, Abele, Abell, Abelson, Abey, Abie and Able.

Kreatif forms: Aaavel, Avelaa, Avellu. [more]

pinHow popular is Avel?

Avel is a rare given name for males. Avel is an equivalently unique surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Prominent variation forms of Avel (unlisted) are Abe and Abel (#164 a year ago). These boy names reached the peak of their popularity during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.582%) and have become significantly less popular since (usage 0.418%, 28.2%), with the form Abe becoming less stylish. Abel (#164) is the most trendy birth name here. Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the boy name Avel and related names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Abe, Abel in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Avel and related baby names outside U.S.

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Avel is pronounced similarly to Aviel and Avyel. Other suggested similar baby names are Abiel, Abyel, Acel, Adel, Amel, Arel, Ave, Avrel and Axel. Like Avel, these names are not commonly used.