What does Rodel mean?
Rodel /ro-del/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is pronounced roh-DEL. It is of French origin. Variant of Roderick.
Rodel has 1 variant: Rodell.
Rodel has 34 more related variations via Roderick: Broderick, Brodrick, Brodryck, Rhoderick, Rhodric, Rod▼, Rodd, Rodderick, Roddie, Roddric, Roddrick, Roddy, Roderic, Roderich, Roderigo, Roderik, Roderyck, Rodric, Rodrick▼, Rodrigo▲, Rodrigue, Rodrigues, Rodriguez, Rodrik, Rodrique, Rodriquez, Rodryck, Rodryk, Roric, Rorick, Rory▲, Rurek, Rurik and Ruy.Kreatif forms: Rocdel, Rodelly, Roodel. [more]
How popular is Rodel?
Rodel is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#99214 out of 150436, Top 66%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent variation forms of Rodel (outside Top 1000) ranked in the Top 1000 are Broderick (#973 in 2014), Rod, Roderick, Rodrick, Rodrigo (#488) and Rory (#416). Variants like Ruy are seldom used. Usage of these boy names was at its most widespread during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.3703%) and is now significantly lower (usage 0.1872%, down 49.5%), with the versions Rod, Roderick and Rodrick becoming less in vogue. Rodrigo (#488) and Rory (#416) are two of the more fashionable birth names among these. Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the boy name Rodel and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)