Aapel meaning, origin, history

Name: Aapel No. of characters: 5 Gender: Boy Used in: Finnish How to pronounce Aapel aa-pel What does my name mean?

Origin and Meaning

The baby boy name Aapel is a Finnish variant of Old Greek name Αβελ/Abel of the Hebrew name הֶבֶל, can be written as Hevel or Hebel in English. Meaning of Abel is Breath, vapor or transience. Abel is also a Biblical name, according to Old Testament he was the second son of Adam and Eve who was slained by his brother Cain. According to one theory Abel can also be a potential variant of ablu, Assyrian word meaning 'son.' Few people also use Abel as a pet form of Albrecht.

Popularity

It's rare to find a person named Aapel in US. 20 male are found to have Aapel in their middle name in Finland. No other Nordic country has any record of the given name. The Finnish Genitive and Partitive form of Aapel are Aapelin and Aapelia respectively.

Aapel can be used for both boys and girls in Finland. However the baby name is more common among males. About 36 boys have Aapel in their name in comparison to 20 girls. Given are the frequency of the moniker among Finns:

DurationMenWomen
up to 189955
1900-191960
1920-193950
1940-195955
1960-197900
1980-199955
2000-2019105

Frequency of baby name Aapel in different countries
CountriesMen
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Men
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Women
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Women
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Finland[1]365200
[1] Approx. usage till 1 July, 2019 Names that rhyme with AapelFamous people named Aapel Names like Aapel

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Aapa Aapak Aapakuk Aapal Aapalaat Aapar Aaparaami Aaparna Aape Aapeksha Aapel Aapeli Aapep Aaperaat Aaperat Aapi Aapia Aapikka Aapilaaq Aapilannguaq Updated on: July 12th, 2019
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