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Boy Name: Darel

Name: Darel
Pronunciation: \d(a)-rel\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy (Darel's also a girl name)
Meaning: open; from Airelle
Origin: French
Sounds Like: Daryl, Dariel
Similar Names: Karel, Carel, Dael, Darcel, Daren, Darnel, Darek, Harel, Jarel


Darel \d(a)-rel\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Darel), is a variant of Darrel (Old English, Old French), and the meaning of Darel is "open; from Airelle".

The baby name Darel sounds like Daryl and Dariel. Other similar baby names are Karel, Carel, Dael, Darcel, Daren, Darnel, Darek, Harel and Jarel.


Darel is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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