Angel - Meaning Of Angel, What Does Angel Mean?

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Angel Meaning


What does Angel mean, popularity, numerology and more.

The name Angel is of Greek origin.

The meaning of Angel is "angel, messenger of G-d".  

Angel is used as both a boys and girls name. It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced An-gel.

In the U.S. in 2013, it ranked 266  in baby name popularity for girls with 1204 occurrences.  It ranked 67 in popular baby names for boys with 6320 occurrences. 

View the Angel Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Angel has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Angel to other names.


Angel is a variant spelling of Angelus.

Variants of the name Angel include Angell.

The names Andel, Angelle are all forms of Angel.

Would you like to fingerspell the name Angel in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

Just for fun, see the name Angel in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Angel in Nautical Flags page.

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Angel Numerology page.

Angel Numerology
Angel in Hieroglyhics
Angel in Nautical Flags
Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

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