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Boy Name: Derrel

Name: Derrel
Pronunciation: \d(er)-rel\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: open; from Airelle
Origin: French
Sounds Like: Derril, Derrell, Derryl, Dorrel, Terrel
Similar Names: Derren, Derrek, Ferrel, Jerrel, Merrel


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

The baby name Derrel sounds like Derril, Derrell, Derryl, Dorrel and Terrel. Other similar baby names are Derren, Derrek, Ferrel, Jerrel and Merrel.


Derrel 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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