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Boy Name: Sorrel

Name: Sorrel
Pronunciation: \s(or)-rel\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy (Sorrel's also a girl name)
Meaning: red-brown
Origin: French
Sounds Like: Sorel, Sorley
Similar Names: Dorrel, Jorrel, Morrel
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 45352


Sorrel \s(or)-rel\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Sorrel), is a variant of Sorrell (Old French), and the meaning of Sorrel is "red-brown".

The baby name Sorrel sounds like Sorel and Sorley. Other similar baby names are Dorrel, Jorrel and Morrel.


Sorrel is not a popular first name for men but a somewhat popular surname or last name for both men and women (#45352 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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