First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Burrel

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Bur"rel
A sort of pear, called also the red butter pear, from its smooth, delicious, soft pulp.

Etymology: Cf. OF. burel reddish (cf. Borel (n.)), or F. beurré butter pear, fr. beurre butter. Cf. Butter

noun Bur"rel
Same as Borrel.
  1. Alternative form of borrel

Common last names for Burrel

  • Davis
  • Jackson

Common first names for Burrel

  • R
  • A
  • M

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Burrel U.S.
  White 25.88% 64.26%
  African American 55.59% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 5.11% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 12.14% 16.26%

Of Last Name Burrel

People with the last name Burrel are most frequently White, African American, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Burrel

  • How Popular is the name Burrel? Burrel is the 21,057th most popular name of all time. As a last name Burrel was the 63,698th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Burrel have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 339 babies born with the first name Burrel in the United States. That's more than enough people named Burrel to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Burrel? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1884 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Burrel first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Burrel is Sunday, April 12th, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Burrel born? The highest recorded use of the first name Burrel was in 1921 with a total of 22 babies.
  • Random Burrel Factoid: According to the 1917 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Burrel is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Texas have the same name in 1917.
  • Weird things about the name Burrel: The name spelled backwards is Lerrub. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Eurblr. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Burrel? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 313 people with the last name Burrel.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Burrel? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Burrel as their last name since less than 1 person in 909k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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