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What does Sahel mean?

Sahel Pronunciation of Sahel as a boys' name is a Hindi name, and Sahel means "leader". Sahel is a variant form of Sahil (Hindi).

ASSOCIATED WITH Sa-, -el, leader


(male) Seahel, ..

(female) Sarel, ..

Sahel Zaid (S.Z.), ..

How popular is Sahel?

Sahel is a rare given name for men. Sahel is an equally rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

The only popular variation form of Sahel (OUTSIDE TOP 2000) is Sahil (#1960 IN 2015). Adoption of this form of Sahel was common among parents in 2001 (#1025) and is somewhat less today. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sahil in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Sahel is alike in pronunciation to Sohil. Other recommended sound-alike names are Asahel, Cadel, Cael, Capel, Carel, Dael, Darel, Gael, Gamel, Hamel, Harel, Havel, Hazel, Jael, Jamel, Jarel, Kael, Kapel, Karel, Nagel, Pauel, Pavel, Pawel, Pazel, Rafel, Ravel, Saber, Sachiel, Saeed, Sage, Sail, Sal, Salem, Samael, Samuel, Satchel, Saul, Savil, Saxe, Saxen, Sayer, Shea, Shem, Shep, Sorel, Steel, Vachel and Yael. These names tend to be more frequently used than Sahel.

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