Meaning and name origin
Marvel \m(a)-rvel, mar-vel\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Marvel), is of Old English origin. Marvel is a variant of Marvell (Old English): possibly variant of Marvin or Martell, or derived from "marvel".
Marvel is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#8118 out of 88799, Top 9%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Marvel for boys. Marvel has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (2014 statistics).