Angel name meaning

✍  Updated on: March 8th, 2023
Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Old Greek
Usage: English, Hindi, English, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Slavic, Spanish, Finnish, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, Bengali, Malayalam, Marathi and Oriya
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Angel ayn-juhl
Meaning: Messenger, Messenger of God Angel, Pari and Shine of Glory
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What does Angel mean?

There are many different interpretations of the name Angel, but the most common one is that it means "messenger from God." The name Angel is derived from the Latin word angelus, which itself comes from the Greek word angelos.

Some famous people who have the name Angel include:

-Angelina Jolie, American actress and humanitarian
-Angel Cabrera, Argentine professional golfer
-Angel di Maria, Argentine professional footballer

There are many reasons why the name Angel would be a good choice for a baby.

For one, it is a very beautiful and unique name. It also has a very special meaning, as it represents someone who is a messenger from God. Additionally, there are many famous and successful people who have this name, so it could also bring good luck to your child.

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How do I pronounce Angel?

The most common pronunciation of two syllabled Angel is ayn-juhl. a-ngel or an-gel are another way(s) to say the name.

Variants of Angel

Angelos, Angelus, Anela, Engelina, Engel, Angie, Chrisangel, Angeldaniel, Christian, Christopher, Chris, Angela, Angelica, Angelina, Aingeal, Angelia, Angelamaria

Nicknames for Angel

If you're looking for a nickname, there is a Plethora that works with the the name Angel. Some of these are:

Names that rhyme with Angel

How popular is the name Angel?

Angel was among the n extremely popular names in United States. Since emerging in 1888 around 327339 babies have been given the given name. When at the peak of its usage in 2006, 11595 boys were bestowed the name and it was ranked at 30th position.

However after 229 years, the name is on free fall on the charts but still performing better than most of the names. Additionally, the given name has been in the top 50 baby names 9 times Also, Angel is a popular in England and Wales where over 7733 new-borns have been given the name since 1996.

When at the peak of its usage in 2007, the moniker grabbed the 101st spot and 527 baby girls were given the name. In addition to that, the first name has been in the top 500 baby names 23 times Also, Angel is a popular name in Spain given to over 26301 babies in 16 years.

At the peak of its usage in 2002, it ranked 25th when 1944 parents chose the moniker for their baby boys. Additionally, the first name has been in the top 50 baby names 16 times

Angel was a common name in France.

Over 8725 babies have been named Angel since 1900. At the peak of its usage in 1929,. However the graph is now showing a downward trend after 144 years but it is still going strong.

Angel is a unique baby name in Ireland, it has been in use since 1997 and was able to reach the top 200 names. In 2007, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 177 on girl names chart when 32 babies were named Angel.

There are over 363 babies that have been given the name Angel in Ireland. Also, in Netherlands, in just 1 years, it has made it to the top 400 names. In 2015, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 393 on girl names chart when 32 babies were named Angel.

Also, in Belgium, it has been in use since 1997 and was able to reach the top 400 names. In 2001, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 327 on girl names chart when 30 babies were named Angel.

Over 573 babies in Belgium have been named Angel.

Angel is a rare baby name in Netherlands where it is still in use. However things change on global perspective, Angel is extremely popular in Mexico where every 1 in 400 have the name as well as in, Ecuador, Argentina, Venezuela, DR Congo and Colombia.

Also the baby name is popular in Peru, Cuba, Philippines, Dominican Republic, Bolivia, Guatemala, Bulgaria, Honduras, Puerto Rico, Paraguay, Chile, Egypt, El Salvador, South Africa, Tanzania, Panama, Uruguay, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Ghana, India, Costa Rica, Equatorial Guinea, Uganda, Canada and Bangladesh.

According to our findings, at least 2630000 people have been bestowed Angel around the globe.

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Angel in Nordic countries

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What numbers say about Angel?

You are often taken as crazy because of your fearlessness and courageous acts you take to achieve your aspirations. You love to help the people you care for. Work on your ability to understand how people feel. You are stubborn and self-motivated. You are influential and use your influence to do great things. You feel things too deep. You get easily disappointed by others because you expect too much.

Looking for a name like Angel? Please go through the following names

  •  Pelagia - Meaning of Pelagia is Sea or Of the Sea came from Old Greek used as a girl name is used in German, Norwegian and Finnish
  •  Agamenon is originated from Old Greek is a boy name, Agamenon means "Very Resolute". Agamenon is derived from Agamemnon.
  •  Kathryn - Used commonly in Danish, English and Norwegian durable and well-liked, Kathryn aimed at both sexes, Kathryn means "Pure, The Pure or Virginal" is originated from Old Greek
  •  Peony means Giving Praise is originated from Old Greek is a girl name is used chiefly in English
  •  Yacinthe - The Yacinthe has its origin in Greek, Yacinthe means "Precious Stone"
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Middle names for Angel

These sought-after and familiar middle names fit well with Angel.

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Sibling Names for Angel

Choosing a name for your little one is an exciting process. If you've decided on the name "Angel" for your baby, you may want to consider some sibling names that would complement it. Here are some suggestions to inspire you and help you find the perfect match for your family.

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Brother for Angel

Famous people named Angel

  • Angel Manfredy, Puerto Rican-American former boxer
  • Angel Wagenstein, Bulgarian film director and author
  • Angel Baffard, French genealogist and friar of the Order of Discalced Augustinians
  • Angel Karaliychev, Bulgarian writer of children's literature
  • Angel Balevski, famous Bulgarian inventor and engineer
  • Angel Martín Taboas, former Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of Puerto Rico
  • Angel, American rock band
  • Angel Cordero Jr., Angel Tomas Cordero Jr
  • Angel Witch, British heavy metal band which formed in London
  • Angel Boris, Playboy Playmate
  • Angel Medina, professional wrestler
  • Angel Locsin, She came to prominence for her television roles as Alwina in the 2004 fantasy-themed television series 'Mulawin' and as the superheroine Darna
  • Angel, song by Canadian singer-songwriter Sarah McLachlan about the heroin overdose death of Jonathan Melvoin
  • Angel City Outcasts, band that originated in Los Angeles
  • Angel Ibarra, American musician best known as a former guitarist and one of the backing vocalists for the band Aiden
  • Angel Tang, New York City-based television personality and model
  • Angel Dust, German heavy metal band
  • Angel G. Luévano, Mexican-American labor leader and activist
  • Angel Ginev, Bulgarian footballer
  • Angel Martino, American former competition swimmer
  • Angel Kanchev, Bulgarian revolutionary from Tryavna
  • Angel Marin, Bulgarian political figure
  • Angel Tears, fusion musical duo based
  • Angel Villalona, former first baseman
  • Angel Voyvoda, was one of the biggest voivods
  • Angel Penna Sr., Epsom Oaks St
  • Angel Corpus Christi, 'I♥NY' album
  • Angel Gil-Ordoñez, Spanish-born
  • Angel Echevarria, American former professional baseball player
  • Angel Stoykov, former Bulgarian footballer
  • Angel Yoshev, Bulgarian footballer
  • Angel Acevedo, American filmmaker
  • Angel Coulby, English actress
  • Angel & Khriz, musical artist
  • Angel Tompkins, American actress
  • Angel Chervenkov, Bulgarian former footballer
  • Angel Manolov, Bulgarian footballer
  • Angel of Death, professional wrestler
  • Angel Wong, Hong Kong-born Malaysia-based TV and radio personality
  • Angel Orsini, professional wrestler
  • Angel Viera Martínez, prominent pro-statehood public servant
  • Angela Menzies-Wills in Coming of Age as Actress
  • Angelina Capozzoli in Feed Me as Actress
  • Angelique Francis in Days of Our Lives as Actress
  • Angel Reda in Zombeo & Juliécula as Actress
  • Angelika Zielcke in Kahlschlag as Actress
  • Angelica Blew in She Only Takes Diesel 2 as Actress
  • Angela Jackson in The Mask as Editorial Department
  • Angela Vitale in Heaven & Earth: No Money No Love as Actress
  • Angelina Cruz in I Am Legend as Stunts
  • Angela Devon in Whitey as Actress
  • Angel Karamoy Angelina Karamoy, known artistically as Angel Karamoy.
  • Angel 11:11 in short Young Americans as Actor
  • Angel Buenaventura, from 1964 action, drama movie Geron Busabos: Ang batang Quiapo, who portrayed N.
  • Angel Fonfrias played the critical character of Don Paco in 1960 drama flick Entre Dios y el hombre.
  • In 2002 comedy movie, Britney, Baby, One More Time, Angel Benton characterized Robert Stephens.
  • Angel Colbert portrayed critical character of Luchia in 1974 drama movie Women Unchained.
  • In 1924, Angel Boyano characterized the role of N in musical film Buenos Aires bohemio.
  • In 2015 mystery, romance movie, Silong, Angel Jacob portrayed Caroline.
  • Angel Pena, from 2000 action film El carretonero, who characterized N.
  • In 2006 comedy flick, Kutsidazu bidea, Ixabel, Angel Alkain portrayed Afro.
  • In 1970, Angel Albright played the role of N in drama flick Barbie's Hospital Affair.
  • In 2016 documentary flick, Del frío que albergamos, Angel Guinda portrayed N.
  • Angel Esmeralda, from 1946 comedy, musical movie Ligaya, who portrayed the N.
  • In 2003, Angel Montgomery played the role of Wenny in drama flick Refuge.
  • In 2019 biography and crime film, Dolorosa Gioia, Angel Alvarez characterized Policía científica.
  • Angel Sawle portrayed the crucial role of Shirley in 1998 movie West of Sun, East of Moon.
  • Angel Katherine Taormina played the role of Marie Charpentier in adventure and drama flick The Saints of the Rue Scribe.

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