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Angel Name Meaning and Origin

Angel Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

divine messenger, heavenly being

Name Origin


The name Angel comes from the Greek word 'angelos' which means 'messenger' or 'angel'. It is often associated with heavenly beings who act as intermediaries between God and humans.

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Angel Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Angel is a smooth and easy name to pronounce, with a gentle and melodious sound that flows effortlessly.

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The name Angel has a perfect rhythm with two syllables that sound harmonious together, making it pleasant to hear and say.

Famous People Named Angel

Find celebrities with this name and see how they shine in their respective fields.

● Angelina Jolie

Angelina Jolie is an American actress, filmmaker, and humanitarian known for her roles in movies such as 'Lara Croft: Tomb Raider' and 'Maleficent'. She is also recognized for her philanthropic work and advocacy on behalf of refugees.

● Angel Di Maria

Angel Di Maria is an Argentine professional footballer who plays as a winger for Paris Saint-Germain and the Argentina national team. He is known for his speed, dribbling skills, and precise left foot.

Angel Name Popularity Insights

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The data is sourced from the Social Security Administration. Since the agency has only released data up to 2022, the rankings for 2023 and 2024 are based on estimates from platform data. We will update the final results once the official data is released.

Potential Negative Connotations of Angel

The name Angel is generally associated with positive connotations of divine messengers or heavenly beings. However, in some cultures, it may be perceived as too feminine or delicate for a male name, leading to potential stereotypes or misconceptions.

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