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

Meriel Origin and Meaning

The name Meriel is a girl's name of Irish origin.

Pleasant modernization of dated original.

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Merrill, Meriol, Meryl, Merielle, Merial, Meri


kittie Says:


I love this name - Muriel has a pretty meaning and lovely associations but the old lady vibe and similarity to "mule" puts me off. So Meriel is the perfect alternative!

Floris Says:


Muriel is prettier, imo.