What does Martel mean?
Martel has 1 variant: Martell.Creative forms:
(male) Mactel, Matel, ..
(female) Marmil, .. Middle name pairings:
Martel Deshawn (M.D.), ..
How popular is Martel?
Martel is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#3908 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Martel was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its peak rank of #1333 in the U.S. in 1991, but is not ranked at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its variant form and related boy names. Mart, Martell, Martin (#276 from recent data) and Marty are the prominent varying forms of Martel ranked in the Top 2000. These forms of Martel were popular with parents a century ago (average #1384) and are now significantly less popular (#1655, ▼79%), with forms like Martin becoming less in vogue.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Bartel, Barten, Bertel, Carel, Carmel, Carter▲, Carvel, Dantel, Darcel, Darel, Dariel▲, Darnel, Darrel▼, Farrel, Harel, Harrel, Harte, Jarel, Jarrel, Karel, Karmel, Karrel, Madteo, Mandel, Manoel, Mansel, Manten (see Manton), Manuel▼, Manvel, Marcel▲, Marcell, Marcelo▲, Marcely, Mardel, Marden, Marek, Mareo, Markel, Markell, Markey, Marlea, Marlen, Marley▲, Marmer, Marquel, Marsten, Marve, Marvel, Marvell, Marven, Marzell, Mateo▲, Matteo▲, Merrel, Montel, Moriel, Morrel, Muriel, Parnel and Varten. These names tend to be more frequently used than Martel.