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Hevel Meaning


What does Hevel mean?

The name Hevel is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Hevel is "breath".

Hevel is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced He-vel.

The Given Name Hevel

Hevel is the original biblical Hebrew form of the name Abel. It's meaning is derived from the Hebrew word.

In the Bible Hevel is the younger son of Adam and Eve who is killed by his brother Cain in the Book of Genesis.

Hevel falls into the biblical name category.

Hevel Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, less than 5 boys were given the name. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before less than 5 boys were given the name. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

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Hevel Related Names

Hevel is a form of Abel.

Variants of the name Hevel include Hebel.

Famous Hevels

    Hevel Numerology

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    Numerology may give you some insight.

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    Hevel Name Fun

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    Then just follow the diagram below.

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