Maricel name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Girl
Origin: Spanish
Usage: Spanish and Tagalog
Pronunciation: m(a)-ri-cel
Meaning: María and Celia
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What does Maricel mean?

Curious girl name Maricel is used in Spanish and Tagalog, rooted from Spanish, meaning of Maricel is "María or Celia". Maricel is version of cherished Maricela. Maricela is Spanish form of Marcella.

Also Maricela is Spanish and English equivalent of Mary. Infrequent Maricela is originated from Spanish, Latin and Hebrew, Maricela means "Celia and María" is used especially in English and Spanish.

How do I pronounce Maricel?

The most common way to pronounce three syllabled Maricel is m(a)-ri-cel.

Variants of Maricel

Maricela, Marcella, Mary, Makela, Marce, Marcellina, Marcus, Marcia, Maaria, Marielle, Mai, Mara, Marea, Adamary, Marigrace, Maria, Mariam, Mariamne, Mirjam

Middle Names for Maricel

Odra, Evangeline, Evelyne, Hade, Feline, view more middle names that goes with Maricel

Names that rhyme with Maricel

How popular is the name Maricel?

Maricel is an uncommon baby name in United States, even after 45 years of use, it could not make it big. There are over 460 babies that have been given the name Maricel in United States.

However things change on global perspective, Maricel is extremely popular in Philippines where every 1 in 400 have the name. Also the baby name is popular in Argentina, Cuba and Colombia.

According to our evaluation, at least 360000 people have been bestowed Maricel around the globe.

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Maricel in Nordic countries

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Here's what numbers has to say about Maricel

You are dominant in your circle of friends. Your main characteristics are determination, courage, and enterprise. You never come up with a plan to achieve something but make your way as you go. You are a child of change. People that don't give their best effort is what annoys you. You are an ambitious person, who's driven by success and high aspirations. Due to your naivety, you are taken advantage of very often.

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Famous people named Maricel

  • Maricel Soriano, Filipina film and television actress and one of the Philippine Showbiz Icons like Gloria Romero, Susan Roces, Amalia Fuentes, Nora Aunor, Vilma Santos
  • Maricel Voinea, retired Romanian team handball player and coach
  • Maricel Laxa, Filipino comedian and actress
  • Maricela Ochoa in Mercury Rising as Actress
  • Maricel Morales in Tatlong puso, iisang pangarap as Actress
  • Maricel Álvarez in Biutiful as Actress


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