What does Deryl mean?
Deryl \d(e)-ryl, der-yl\ as a name for boys. Deryl's roots are Old English and Old French, and Deryl means "open; from Airelle". Deryl is a form of Darrel (Old English, Old French). Seldom used as a birth name for boys.
Deryl has 1 more related variation via Darrel: Darry.
Deryl is an uncommonly occurring first name for men. Deryl is an equally uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Dariel (#846 the previous year), Darrel, Darrell (#857), Darryl, Daryl and Derrell are the popular alternative forms of Deryl (#unlisted). These boy names were at the peak of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 and have become significantly less popular since, with the versions Darrel, Darrell, Darryl and Daryl becoming less stylish. Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the boy name Deryl and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)