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Ysmael

What does Ysmael mean?

Ysmael Pronunciation of Ysmael [ys-mael] as a name for boys is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of the name Ysmael is "God listens". Ysmael is a version of Ishmael (Hebrew).

Variations

Ysmael has 3 variants: Ismael, Ismail and Ysmail.

Creative forms:
(male) Semael, Yamael, ..

(female) Ysma, ..

Middle name pairings:
Ysmael Ocean (Y.O.), ..

How popular is Ysmael?

Ysmael is an uncommon given name for men. Ysmael is a unique last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Ishmael (#1229 last year), Ismael (#401) and Ismail (#1173) are the popular variation forms of Ysmael (not ranked). Adoption of these forms of Ysmael was well-received a decade ago (usage of 0.06%) and has remained as conventional to this day (usage 0.06%, 3.8% less). Ismael is more widely used than the rest. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ishmael, Ismael, Ismail in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Ysmael is pronounced similarly to Ismaal, Ismal, Ismayl, Izmail and Ysmal. Other recommended names are Adael, Amel, Amiel, Amyel, Anael, Asael, Asahel, Asayel, Ashbel, Asiel, Askel, Azrael, Cael, Dael, Eskel, Gael, Gamel, Gammel, Hamel, Israel, Jael, Jamael, Jameel, Jamel, Jamiel, Kael, Kameel, Kemuel, Kimbel, Lemuel, Micael, Mikael, Pedael (see Pedahel), Rafael, Samael, Samuel, Yael, Yisrael and Yoel. These names tend to be more frequently used than Ysmael.

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