Meaning and Name Origin
Ranell \r(a)-ne-ll\ as a name for boys is of Old German derivation, and the meaning of the name Ranell is "deciding warrior". Ranell is a variation of Raynor (Old German): anglicized version of Ragnar, an ancient personal name, and a version of Rainer. Unique as a given name for boys.
Ranell has 1 variant: Raynell.
Ranell is an uncommonly occurring given name for men. Ranell is an unusual surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the boy name Ranell and corresponding names. The only prominent varying form of Ranell (#unlisted) rated in the Top 1000 is Ray (#733 in 2014). This boy name was at the top of its popularity during the years 1890-1899 and has become much less popular since, with the form Ray becoming less fashionable. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Ranell is pronounced similarly to Raonull, Ronel, Ronell and Ronnell. Other recommended similar baby names are Danell, Rancell, Randell▼ and Ronello. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ranell.