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Herzel

What does Herzel mean?

Herzel Pronunciation of Herzel [herzel] as a name for boys has its root in Yiddish, and the name Herzel means "deer". Herzel is a variant form of Hershel (Yiddish): from Hirsh.

Associated with: deer.

Variations

Herzel has 1 variant: Hertzel.

6 more alternative forms via Hershel: Hersch, Herschel, Hersh, Herzl, Heschel and Heshel.

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

(female) Herlen, Herley, ..

Middle name pairings:
Herzel Andrei (H.A.), ..

How popular is Herzel?

Herzel is an unusual given name for men. Herzel is an equivalently unusual surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Hershel and Herschel are the prominent alternative forms of Herzel (outside Top 2000). Adoption of these relations of Herzel was at its apex during 1910-1919, but now, versions such as Herschel have become somewhat outmoded. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Herschel, Hershel in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Aeriel, Aryel, Avrel, Azrael, Azreel, Azryel, Bartel, Bertel, Burnel (see Burnell), Carvel, Darcel, Darel, Dekel, Denzel, Derrel, Doriel, Ferrel, Hadriel, Hanzel, Harben, Hardey, Harel, Harlea, Harlee, Harlen, Harrel, Haskel, Hazel, Heine, Heiner, Helier, Helje (see Helgi), Henlee, Henley, Herb, Herbert, Hercule, Herlad, Herman, Hermes, Hermie, Hermon, Hermus, Herne, Heroot (see Cherut), Herrold, Herve, Hervey, Hesed, Hevel, Hewe, Hillel, Hurley, Jarel, Jarrel, Jerel, Jeriel, Jerrel, Jerriel, Jorel, Kemuel, Marcel, Mardel, Marvel, Mendel, Merrel, Norvel, Oriel, Reuel, Terrel, Torkel, Tyrel, Tyrrel, Uriel and Wenzel. These names tend to be more frequently used than Herzel.

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