Merrel name meaning

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

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Merrel mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Merrel

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Alt. Meaning

M is for mighty, your inner strength.

E is for enthusiasm, in even the most dire circumstances

R is for relax, you know how!

R is for rock star, let it out!

E is for endear, all those you touch.

L is for love, your love of life!

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Merrel U.S.
  White 87.16% 64.26%
  African American 9.46% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Merrel

People with the last name Merrel are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Merrel

  • How Popular is the name Merrel? Merrel is the 23,772nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Merrel was the 117,480th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Merrel have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 269 babies born with the first name Merrel in the United States. That's more than enough people named Merrel 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 Merrel? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1908 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Merrel first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Merrel is Tuesday, December 26th, 1876.
  • What year had the most people named Merrel born? The highest recorded use of the first name Merrel was in 1922 with a total of 15 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Merrel: The name spelled backwards is Lerrem. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Lmerre. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Merrel? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 148 people with the last name Merrel.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Merrel? Merrel is one of the most unique last names recorded.
  • Merrel name meaning

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