What does Hershel mean?
Associated with: deer
Hershel has 1 feminine form: Hinde.Kreatif forms:
(male) Harshel, Hawshel, ..
(female) Herher, Herhes, ..
How popular is Hershel?
Hershel is a somewhat popular first name for males (#876 out of 1220, Top 72%) but a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Hershel for boys. Hershel reached its apex position of #421 in the U.S. during the years 1920-1929, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Herschell and Herschel are the prominent alternative forms of Hershel. These relations of Hershel reached the height of their popularity during the years 1910-1919 (median #759), but now, versions like Hershel have become somewhat dated.
Suggested similar names are Aeriel, Arthel, Bertel, Bethel, Derrel, Ferrel, Hansel, Harel, Harrel, Harshad, Hashem, Haskel, Herbie, Hermes, Hermie, Herne, Hernlea (see Hernley), Hernlee (see Hernley), Hernley, Herve, Hervey, Hesed, Hevel, Horslea (see Horsley), Horsley, Hoshea, Jerel, Jeriel, Jerrel, Jerriel, Kershet, Merrel, Pedahel, Terrel and Ursel. These names tend to be less frequently used than Hershel.