Baby Name Popularity, Data, and History


Meaning: Lion Of God
Main Origin Language: Hebrew
(Or View Ariel Girl)

In 2017 the name Ariel...

• was given to 599 baby boys
• was the 486th most popular name for baby boys
• was 14% more popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in New York, Texas, and California
• a unisex name which was given to boys 22% of the time
• was about as popular as Brycen and Enrique
Babies Named Ariel Born Per Year
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Per 100,000
Total Number
(In years of less than five births the number born is listed as zero and the rank was set to be the maximum rank)

Historically the name Ariel...

• achieved it's highest popularity in 1991
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 1955
• is 3299% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1950s
• is 8% less common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
• has the most similar popularity history to Chirstopher, Christoher, Christpher, Venessa, Sharita, Sherita
• has the most opposite popularity history to Jack, Junior, Wilmer, Selma, Clare, Jewel
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Ariel Per State
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Geographically the name Ariel...

• 64% more popular west of the Mississippi than east of the Mississippi
• has the most similar state naming pattern as Gil, Jerrell, Cedrick, Sarina, Georgina, Miriam
• has the most opposite state naming pattern as Elijah, Landon, Grayson, Serenity, Brooklyn, Ava
Girl Names With Similar Spelling
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Average Age of Benjamin
54 Years
Benjamin is older than 83% of all names
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More information on Ariel by the Baby Name Institute

• How many babies named Ariel are born every second?
• What are the chances a kid named Ariel will be the only kid named Ariel in his class?
• How similar is the naming popularity of Ariel compared to other names?
• How was each statistic for this page calculated?
• How does Ariel rank among the top 2,500 names of the year?
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