What does Hazel mean?
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.
1 related form via Haslett: Hazlett.Creative forms:
(male) Harzel, ..
(female) Hazelia, .. 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)
Similar NamesRecommended 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.See names in meaning and etymology.