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Hazel (boy)

What does Hazel mean?

Hazel Pronunciation of Hazel [hazel] as a name for boys (also used more widely as girls' name Hazel) has its root in Old English, and the meaning of Hazel is "headland with the hazel trees". Hazel is a variant form of Haslett (Old English): place name.

Associated with: old english, trees.


1 related form via Haslett: Hazlett.

Creative forms:
(male) Harzel, Hezel, ..

(female) Haber, Hazeli, ..

Middle name pairings:
Hazel Trystan (H.T.), ..

How popular is Hazel?

Hazel is a rare given name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#4513 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Hazel reached its highest position of #540 in the U.S. during the years 1900-1909, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Bazeel, Cadel, Cael, Capel, Carel, Dael, Darel, Gael, Gamel, Haden, Hagen, Hal, Hale, Halen, Haley, Hall, Hamal, Hamel, Hamell, Hamil, Haniel, Hansel, Hansl, Hanyel, Hanzel, Harel, Harrel, Haskel, Havel, Haven, Hawes, Hayes, Hazen, Hazin, Herzel, Hevel, Howel, Hywel, Jael, Jamel, Jarel, Kael, Kapel, Karel, Nagel, Pauel, Pavel, Pawel, Pazel, Rafel, Ravel, Raziel, Sahel and Yael. These names tend to be more frequently used than Hazel.

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