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Gender: Female Origin of Meriel: Irish variation of Muriel Meaning of Muriel: Irish, "of the bright sea"

The name Meriel is a girl's name of Irish origin. Meriel and discussed in our forums with posts like "drop your least favourite w randomly generated names - girls with middles".

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Pleasant modernization of dated original.

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Famous People Named Meriel

Meriel Barham, lead singer of English band Lush
Meriel Forbes, Lady Richardson (born Muriel Elsa Florence Forbes-Robertson), English actress
Meriel Lucy Talbot, English public servant and women's welfare worker
Meriel Patricia Tufnell, first British woman jockey to win a race under Jockey Club Rules

Pop Culture References for the name Meriel

Meriel Vaughn, character on British soap "Hollyoaks"

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