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Reuel

What does Reuel mean?

Reuel Pronunciation of Reuel [reuel] as a boys' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Reuel is "friend of God".

Associated with: friend.

Variations

Reuel has 1 variant: Ruel.

Creative forms:
(male) Rauel, Rouel, ..

(female) Redel, ..

Middle name pairings:
Reuel Raylon (R.R.), ..

How popular is Reuel?

Reuel is an uncommonly occurring first name for men. Reuel is an equivalently uncommon last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Reuel entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its apex rank of #1435 in the U.S. in the 1890s, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Reuel name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Reuel outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its variant form and related boy names. The only other popular related form of Reuel is Ruel. Adoption of these forms of Reuel was at its most widespread in the 1890s (median #1205).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Reuel, Ruel in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Reuel and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Reuel is alike in pronunciation to Raoul, Raul, Roul, Rowell, Rowl and Royal. Other suggested similar names are Betuel, Buel, Dekel, Hevel, Jerel, Kemuel, Lemuel, Neel, Newel, Pauel, Peel, Petuel, Rafel, Ravel, Reed, Rees, Regen, Remee, Rene, Reuben, Reuven, Reve, Reyes, Rigel, Rodel and Ronel. These names tend to be more commonly used than Reuel.

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in meaning and etymology.

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