What does Markel mean?
1 alternative form via Markell: Marx.Creative forms:
(male) Mankel, Matkel, ..
(female) Marcol, Marmal, .. Middle name pairings:
Markel Marcus (M.M.), ..
How popular is Markel?
Markel is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#7606 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Markel was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its peak position of #832 in the U.S. in 1995, and is currently at #1508. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Markell (#1766 the previous year) is the only other popular alternative form of Markel (#1508 the previous year). Adoption of these relations of Markel was widespread 20 years ago (adoption of 0.02%) and is somewhat less today (adoption 0.01%, ▼42%).
Markel is pronounced similarly to Marquel. Other recommended names are Barker, Bartel, Carel, Carmel, Carvel, Darcel, Darel, Dariel▲, Darnel, Darrel▼, Farrel, Harel, Harken, Harrel, Haskel, Jarel, Jarrel, Karel, Karmel, Karrel, Mackey, Malkiel, Mandel, Manoel, Mansel, Manuel▼, Manvel, Marcel▲, Marcelin, Marcell, Marcello, Marcelo▲, Marcely, Mardel, Marden, Marek, Mareo, Mark▼, Markese, Markess, Markey, Marko, Markos, Markov, Markus, Marlea, Marlen, Marley▲, Marmer, Marshal, Marshell, Martel, Martell, Marten, Marve, Marvel, Marvell, Marven, Marzell, Merrel, Mikel, Mikkel, Moriel, Morrel, Muriel, Mykel, Parke, Parken, Parker▲, Parkes, Parnel and Torkel. These names tend to be more commonly used than Markel.