Gender Feminine & Masculine
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. MURL

Meaning & History

Variant of MERRILL or MURIEL. The spelling has been influenced by the word merle meaning "blackbird" (via French, from Latin merula).

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesMyrgjǫl(Ancient Scandinavian) Merel(Dutch) Muriel, Murielle(French) Muirgel, Muirgheal, Muriel(Irish) Muriel(Medieval Breton) Muireall(Scottish)
User SubmissionMerle


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Name Days

Estonia: December 29


Entry updated July 2, 2008