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Boy Name: Sahel

Name: Sahel
Pronunciation: \sa-hel\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: leader
Origin: Swahili
Sounds Like: Sohil, Swahili
Similar Names: Asahel, Kahil, Sachiel, Sail, Sal, Samuel, Saul, Savil, Sorel, Steel


Sahel \sa-hel\ as a boy's name is a variant of Sahil (Hindi), and the meaning of Sahel is "leader".

The baby name Sahel sounds like Sohil and Swahili. Other similar baby names are Asahel, Kahil, Sachiel, Sail, Sal, Samuel, Saul, Savil, Sorel and Steel.


Sahel 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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