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Gender: M Meaning of Oriol: "golden" Origin of Oriol: Catalan

Intriguing name that's a Top 100 choice in Spain and virtually unknown outside that country. But has definitely possibilities for the adventurous baby namer.

Famous People Named Oriol

Saint Joseph Oriol
Oriol Elcacho, Spanish male model
Oriol Junqueras i Vies, Catalan politician
Oriol Martorell i Codina, Spanish music director, professor and politician

Pop Culture References for the name Oriol

This is one of the most Catalan names ever, and quite frankly- most people in Spain don't even know how to say it properly. In Catalan we say it "Uh-riol" with a very soft 'r' and a very strong 'l'.