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What does Durell mean?

Durell Pronunciation of Durell as a name for boys is of French origin, and Durell means "strong". Durell is an alternate spelling of Dureau (French).






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How popular is Durell?

Durell is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#39560 out of 150436, Top 26%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Durell was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its peak rank of #1235 in the U.S. in the 1980s, but is not ranked currently. (2015 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Durell name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Durell outside U.S.

Which version is better?

The only other prominent alternative form of Durell listed in the Top 2000 is Durrell. Adoption of these forms of Durell was at its apex 35 years ago (MEDIAN #1211).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Durell, Durrell in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Durell is alike in pronunciation to Darel, Dariel, Dariell, Darral, Darrel, Darrill, Darrol, Darroll, Darryl, Darryll, Daryl, Daryle, Daryll, Derell, Derelle, Derrall, Derrel, Derrell, Derril, Derrill, Derryl, Deryl, Doriel, Dorrel and Dorrell. Other recommended sound-alike names are Aurel, Aureli, Aurelo, Avrell, Buell, Burnell, Burrell, Curtell, Danell, Darcell, Darnell, Darvell, Dell, Devell, Donell, Dorli (see Dor), Dugall (see Dougal), Duvall, Euell, Jarell, Jerell, Jorell, Kyrell, Larell, Maurell, Morell, Purcell, Terell, Tirell, Tyrell and Yudell. These names tend to be more commonly used than Durell.

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