What does Jamel mean?
Jamel has 1 more relation via Jamal: Jahmal.Creative forms:
(male) Jarmel, Jaymel, ..
(female) Jamelie, .. Middle name pairings:
Jamel Javon (J.J.), ..
How popular is Jamel?
Jamel is a somewhat popular first name for males (#822 out of 1220, Top 67%) and also a somewhat popular surname for all people (#119644 out of 150436, Top 80%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Jamel was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its apex rank of #503 in the U.S. in the 1980s, and is at #1424 currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Prominent varying forms of Jamel (#1424 in 2015) are Jahmal, Jamaal, Jamal (#736 in 2015), Jamall, Jameel, Jamell and Jamil (#1497). These relations of Jamel were at the peak of their popularity in the year 1993 (usage of 0.11%) and are now much less widespread (usage 0.03%, ▼73%).
Jamel is alike in pronunciation to Gemal, Gemul, Jamelle and Jemal. Other suggested similar names are Amel, Cadel, Cael, Capel, Carel, Carmel, Dael, Darel, Gael, Gamel, Gammel, Hamel, Harel, Havel, Hazel▼, Jabes, Jabez, Jace▲, Jacen, Jacey, Jade, Jaden, Jader, Jae, Jael, Jaime, Jaimey, Jake, Jakeb, Jalal, Jalen▼, Jalil, Jamar, Jame, Jamee, James▼, Jamey▼, Jamie▼, Jamin, Jamon, Jamsey, Janek, Jared▼, Jarek, Jarel, Jarell, Jarl, Jarrel, Jaryl, Jase, Jasen▼, Jaye, Jaymes, Jerel, Joel, Jomei, Jorel, Kael, Kameel, Kapel, Karel, Nagel, Pauel, Pavel, Pawel, Pazel, Rafel, Ravel, Sahel, Samael and Yael. These names tend to be less commonly used than Jamel.See names in meaning and etymology.