Gender Feminine
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. MEHR-əl
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Meaning & History

Variant of Muriel, influenced by the spelling of the name Cheryl. A famous bearer is American actress Meryl Streep (1949-), whose real name is Mary Louise Streep.

Related Names

DiminutiveMerletta
Other Languages & CulturesMyrgjǫl(Ancient Scandinavian) Muriel, Murielle(French) Muirgel, Muirgheal, Muriel(Irish) Muriel(Medieval Breton) Muireall(Scottish)

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Entry updated February 28, 2019