Meaning and name origin
Azrael \a-zrael, az-rael\ as a boy's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Azrael is "helped by God". Source form of Azariah. Biblical: the archangel who is charged with care of those born under the sign of Scorpio (Oct 23 to Nov 21). He appears in both Muslim and Jewish stories.
Azrael is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Azrael and related names. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Azariah (#838). (2014 statistics).