What does Russel mean?
Russel▼ has 1 variant: Roussell.
1 more related form via Russell: Russ▼.Creative forms:
(male) Rasel, Raysel, ..
(female) Rusla, Rusrel, .. Middle name pairings:
Russel Giancarlo (R.G.), ..
How popular is Russel?
Russel is a very popular first name for males (#554 out of 1220, Top 45%) and also a very popular last name for both adults and children (#6781 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Russel reached its apex position of #310 in the U.S. during the years 1910-1919, but is not found in the list currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Russell (#403 last year) and Russ are the popular varying forms of Russel appearing in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Russel was widespread among parents during 1910-1919 (median #787) and has become much reduced since (#1467, ▼90.1%), with versions like Russ going out of style.
Russel▼ is alike in pronunciation to Raziel and Rossell. Other recommended names are Aksel, Ansel, Asael, Asiel, Askel, Aurel, Buel, Burnel (see Burnell), Cassiel, Counsel, Edsel▼, Eskel, Eudel, Guriel, Hansel, Haskel, Heshel (see Hershel), Mansel, Muriel, Nuriel, Rafael▲, Rafel, Ramses, Ramsey, Rancel, Randel, Ravel, Reese, Reuel, Rigel, Rislea (see Risley), Rislee (see Risley), Risley, Rodel, Ronel, Ross▼, Rosse, Rosselin, Rousseau, Rube, Ruben▼, Rudee, Rudey, Rudie, Ruel, Rune, Rurek, Rush, Russo, Russton, Rustan, Rusten, Rustin, Ruston, Rusty▼, Rustyn, Rutger, Rutley, Ursel and Zuriel. These names tend to be less frequently used than Russel.See names in meaning and etymology.