What does Azrael mean?
Azrael /az-rael/ as a boys' 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.
How popular is Azrael?
Azrael is a rare first name for men and also a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
The only prominent varying form of Azrael (not ranked) is Azariah (#838 the previous year). Other variants, like Azriah, are seldom used. Adoption of this relation of Azrael was at its peak 1 (adoption of 0.173%) and is almost as conventional today (adoption 0.162%, down 6.4%). Shown below is a comparison of the statistics of Azrael and associated names. (Top 1000 Names, 2014)
Thinking of names?
Azrael is pronounced similarly to Azreel, Azriel, Azryel, Israel▲ and Yisrael. Other recommended similar baby names are Abdall, Abel▲, Abram▲, Abriel, Acel, Adael, Adal, Adayel, Adriel▲, Adriell, Aeriel, Aeriell, Airel, Airyel, Akmal, Amahl, Amyel, Anael, Anjel, Antal, Ara, Ardel, Arden▼, Arek, Arel, Ariel▼, Ariell, Arlea, Arlen▼, Arnel, Arrden, Arye, Aryel, Asael, Asiel, Aurel, Aurelo, Avel, Avenel, Aviel, Avrel, Avyel, Azeem, Bartel, Burnel, Carel, Carvel, Cornel, Dael, Doriel, Dorrel, Farrel, Harrel, Jamael, Karel, Karmel, Karrel, Marcel▼, Mardel, Markel, Martel, Orrel, Poriel, Rafael▲, Samael, Terrel, Tyrel, Tyrrel, Uriel▲ and Uziel. These names tend to be more commonly used than Azrael.