Name Element 'EL

TYPE: Word
OTHER SCRIPTS: אֵל (Ancient Hebrew)

Meaning & History

Hebrew word meaning "God".
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: 'il (Ancient Semitic)
GIVEN NAME DESCENDANTS: Danyal, Esmail, Ilyas, Isma'il, Ismail, Jabril, Jibril, Mikha'il (Arabic), Daniel, Taniel, Zabel (Armenian), Danel, Elixabete, Imanol, Mikel, Mitxel (Basque), Abiel, Adriel, Ammiel, Ariel, Azarel, Azriel, Bethuel, Daniel, Elijah, Elisabeth, Elisha, Elisheba, Elishua, Elizabeth, Elnathan, Emmanuel, Ezekiel, Gabriel, Gamaliel, Hazael, Immanuel, Ishmael, Israel, Jahleel, Jahzeel, Jehiel, Joel, Kemuel, Lael, Lemuel, Mehetabel, Michael, Nathanael, Nathaniel, Nethaneel, Nethanel, Penuel, Phanuel, Raphael, Reuel, Salathiel, Samuel, Shealtiel, Uriel, Uzziel, Zuriel, Mehitabel (Biblical), Ariel, Daniel, Elias, Eliou, Elisabet, Elisaie, Emmanouel, Gabriel, Iezekiel, Ioel, Ismael, Israel, Michael, Mikhael, Nathanael, Oziel, Phanouel, Raphael, Salathiel, Samouel (Biblical Greek), Adriel, Ammiel, 'Ari'el, 'Avi'el, Azarel, 'Azri'el, Bet'uel, Chaza'el, Daniyyel, Elisha, Elisheva, Elishua, Eliyyahu, 'Elnatan, Gamaliel, Gavri'el, Immanuel, Lael, Lemuel, Meheitav'el, Mikha'el, Nethanel, Penuel, Qemu'el, Rafa'el, Reuel, She'alti'el, Shemu'el, Tzuri'el, 'Uriy'el, Uzziel, Yachle'el, Yachtze'el, Yechezkel, Yechi'el, Yishma'el, Yisra'el, Yoel (Biblical Hebrew), Arihel, Danihel, Elias, Elisabeth, Eliseus, Emmanuhel, Ezechiel, Gabriel, Helias, Hiezecihel, Iohel, Ismahel, Israhel, Michael, Nathanahel, Ozihel, Phanuhel, Phunihel, Raphael, Salathihel, Samuhel (Biblical Latin), Deniel (Breton), Danail, Daniel, Daniela, Elisaveta, Gabriela, Gavrail, Gavril, Ilia, Iliana, Ilija, Ilina, Iliya, Iliyana, Mihaela, Mihail, Mikhail, Natanail, Samuil, Mihaila (Bulgarian), Elisabet, Gabriel, Manel, Micaela, Miquel (Catalan), Dzhabrail (Chechen), Myghal (Cornish), Danijel, Danijela, Danilo, Elizabeta, Emanuel, Gabrijel, Gabrijela, Ilija, Ilinka, Mihael, Mihaela, Mihovil, Daniel, Gabriela (Croatian), Alžběta, Daniel, Daniela, Emanuel, Gabriel, Gabriela, Michael, Michaela, Michal, Michala, Samuel (Czech), Daniel, Elias, Elisabet, Elisabeth, Emanuel, Gabriel, Isabella, Michael, Mikael, Mikaela, Mikkel, Mikkeline, Samuel (Danish), Daniël, Daniëlle, Elia, Elisabeth, Gabriël, Gabriëlle, Isabella, Isabelle, Joël, Liesbeth, Lijsbeth, Maikel, Michaël, Michael, Michel, Michelle, Michiel, Rafaël, Samantha, Samuel, Elian (Dutch), Ariel, Ariella, Bethel, Daniel, Daniela, Daniella, Danielle, Elias, Elijah, Elisabeth, Elizabeth, Ellis, Emmanuel, Ezekiel, Gabriel, Gabriella, Gabrielle, Isabel, Isabella, Isabelle, Israel, Izabelle, Joel, Joella, Joelle, Makayla, Manuel, Mckayla, Michael, Michaela, Micheal, Michele, Michelle, Mikayla, Mitchell, Nathaniel, Raphael, Richelle, Samantha, Samuel, Elsabeth, Elyzabeth, Isbel, Isebella, Michayla, Mikhaila (English), Miĥaelo, Mikelo (Esperanto), Eliisabet, Mihkel (Estonian), Dániel, Dánjal, Mikkjal (Faroese), Eelis, Elias, Elisabet, Eljas, Gabriel, Ismo, Joel, Kaapo, Kaapro, Mikael, Mikaela, Samuel, Samuli, Taneli, Hesekiel (Finnish), Ariel, Arielle, Daniel, Danièle, Danielle, Élie, Élisabeth, Emmanuel, Emmanuelle, Gabriel, Gabrielle, Isabel, Isabelle, Joël, Joëlle, Manuel, Michel, Michèle, Michelle, Nathanaël, Raphaël, Raphaëlle, Samuel, Michaël, Mickaël (French), Sabela, Xoel (Galician), Daniel, Elisabed, Ilia, Mikheil (Georgian), Daniel, Daniela, Elias, Elisabeth, Emanuel, Gabriel, Gabriela, Gabriele, Immanuel, Isabel, Isabella, Isabelle, Manuel, Manuela, Michael, Michaela, Raphael, Raphaela, Samuel, Isabell, Rafael, Raffael, Raffaela (German), Daniil, Elias, Elisavet, Emmanouil, Gavriil, Iliana, Ilias, Michail, Michalis, Mihail, Mihalis, Rafail (Greek), Elikapeka, Mikala (Hawaiian), Ariel, Batel, Daniel, Elijah, Elisheva, Eliyahu, Eliyyahu, Gavriel, Harel, Immanuel, Mikha'el, Orel, Shmuel, Uriel, Uzziel, Yechezkel, Yehiel, Yisra'el, Yisrael, Yoel (Hebrew), Dániel, Éliás, Erzsébet, Gábor, Gábriel, Gabriella, Illés, Izabella, Mihály, Rafael, Sámuel, Emánuel (Hungarian), Daníel, Elías, Elísabet (Icelandic), Eilís, Eilish, Isibéal, Mícheál (Irish), Daniela, Daniele, Danilo, Elia, Elisabetta, Eliseo, Emanuela, Emanuele, Gabriele, Gabriella, Gioele, Isabella, Manuel, Manuele, Micaela, Michela, Michele, Raffaele, Raffaella, Raffaello, Samanta, Samantha, Samuela, Samuele, Natanaele (Italian), Israel, Samuel (Jewish), Azrael, Izrail, Phanuel (Judeo-Christian Legend), Daniels, Gabriels, Mihails, Miķelis (Latvian), Nélida (Literature), Danielius, Danutė, Elžbieta, Gabrielė, Gabrielius, Mykolas (Lithuanian), Daniel, Daniela, Elisaveta, Elisie, Gavril, Ilija, Ilina, Ilinka, Mihaela, Mihail, Natanail, Samoil, Mihaila (Macedonian), Ealisaid (Manx), Mikaere (Maori), Elis (Medieval English), Michel (Medieval French), Isabel (Medieval Occitan), Lemuel (Mormon), Daniel, Elias, Elisabet, Elisabeth, Emanuel, Gabriel, Isabella, Michael, Mikael, Mikaela, Mikkel, Samuel (Norwegian), Isabèl (Occitan), Danyal, Esmail (Persian), Daniel, Danuta, Eliasz, Elżbieta, Gabriel, Gabriela, Izabela, Izabella, Michał, Michalina, Rafał, Samuel (Polish), Daniel, Daniela, Danilo, Elias, Ezequiel, Gabriel, Gabriela, Isabel, Isabela, Joel, Manuel, Manuela, Micaela, Miguel, Miguela, Natanael, Rafael, Rafaela, Samuel, Elisabete, Emanuel, Nataniel (Portuguese), Izabel, Manoel, Manoela (Portuguese (Brazilian)), Daniel, Daniela, Elisabeta, Emanuel, Emanuela, Gabriel, Gabriela, Gavril, Gavrila, Ilie, Isabela, Isabella, Manuel, Manuela, Mihaela, Mihai, Mihail (Romanian), Daniil, Elizaveta, Gavriil, Ilia, Ilya, Michail, Mikhail, Rafail, Samuil, Yelizaveta (Russian), Mihkkal (Sami), Ealasaid, Elspet, Elspeth, Iseabail, Ishbel, Isobel, Mìcheal, Micheil (Scottish), El (Semitic Mythology), Danijel, Danijela, Danilo, Gavrilo, Ilija, Ilinka, Jelisaveta, Mihailo, Mihajlo (Serbian), Alžbeta, Daniel, Daniela, Emanuel, Gabriel, Gabriela, Michaela, Michal, Samuel (Slovak), Daniel, Danijel, Danijela, Danilo, Elizabeta, Gabrijel, Mihael, Mihaela, Rafael (Slovene), Ariel, Daniel, Daniela, Danilo, Elías, Eliseo, Ezequiel, Gabriel, Gabriela, Isabel, Isabela, Ismael, Joel, Manuel, Manuela, Micaela, Miguel, Miguela, Natanael, Nélida, Rafael, Rafaela, Samanta, Samuel, Ysabel, Elisabet, Nataniel (Spanish), Daniel, Elias, Elis, Elisabet, Elisabeth, Emanuel, Gabriel, Gabriella, Isabella, Joel, Michael, Michaela, Mikael, Mikaela, Samuel (Swedish), Cebrail, Danyal, İlyas, İsmail, Mikail (Turkish), Mikhailo, Mykhaila, Mykhailo, Mykhaylo, Yelyzaveta, Havryil, Mykhail (Ukrainian), Danyal (Urdu), Ismail (Uyghur), Deiniol, Meical, Sawyl (Welsh), Chatzkel, Gavrel, Haskel, Iser, Issur, Sroel (Yiddish)
SURNAME DESCENDANTS: Michel (Basque), Danailov, Danielov, Iliev, Mihaylov (Bulgarian), Ilić (Croatian), Danielsen, Mikkelsen (Danish), Michel, Michiels (Dutch), Danell, Daniel, Daniell, Daniels, Danielson, Dannel, Danniel, Danniell, Dennell, Ellis, Ellison, Ellisson, Elliston, Gabriels, Gabrielson, Michael, Michaels, Michaelson, Mitchell, Samuel, Samuels, Samuelson (English), Michiels (Flemish), Daniau, Daniel, Deniau, Deniaud, Deniel, Dennel, Michaud, Michel, Samuel (French), Daniel, Samuel (German), Michelakakis, Michelakis, Michelakos (Greek), Gábor, Gabor, Illés (Hungarian), Gabrielli, Micheli (Italian), Harel, Samuel (Jewish), Danielsen (Norwegian), Michel (Polish), Daniel (Portuguese), Iliescu (Romanian), Mikhailov (Russian), Mitchell (Scottish), Gavrilović, Ilić, Mihailović, Mihajlović (Serbian), Danielsson, Mikaelsson (Swedish)
PLACE NAME DESCENDANTS: Bethel, Israel (Biblical), Beit-'El, Harel, Yisra'el (Biblical Hebrew), Israel (English), Yisra'el (Hebrew)
SAME SPELLING: el

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Entry added July 11, 2018