What does Uriel mean?
Uriel [uriel] as a boys' name is pronounced OOR-ee-el. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Uriel is "angel of light; flame of God". In the Apocrypha, Uriel is one of seven archangels. In Muslim tradition, he is known as Israfil and is the angel of music who will sound the trumpet on Judgment Day.
Related boy name: Uri.
(male) Udiel, Uriull, ..
(female) Urieli, Urile, .. Middle name pairings:
Uriel Paxton (U.P.), ..
How popular is Uriel?
Uriel is an unusual first name for men but a somewhat prominent last name for all people (#108153 out of 150436, Top 72%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Uriel was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its peak rank of #386 in the U.S. in 2008, and is presently at #568. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Uriel▲ is alike in pronunciation to Aeriel, Aeriell, Airel, Airyel, Arel, Ariel▲, Ariell, Aryel, Aryell, Aurel, Erol, Errol▼, Erryl, Oral▼, Orel, Oriel and Orrel. Other recommended names are Abiel, Abriel, Adiel, Adriel▲, Amiel, Ardel, Arnel, Asiel, Aviel, Azriel, Dariel▲, Doriel, Guriel, Itiel, Jeriel, Moriel, Muriel, Niel, Nuriel, Poriel, Udel, Uria, Uriah▲, Urias, Urija, Ursel, Uziel, Uzziel and Zuriel. These names tend to be more commonly used than Uriel.See names in meaning and etymology.