Gender: Female Pronunciation: YA-rell-ee Meaning of Yareli: "water lady" Origin of Yareli: Native American Yareli's Popularity in 2018: #702

The name Yareli is a girl's name of Native American origin meaning "water lady". Yareli is ranked #702 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Water and discussed in our forums with posts like "Drop Your Favorite: GIRLS!".

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Possibly a derivative variation of Yara.

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FractalShadow Says:


I wish these "Native American" names would list what tribe they come from. There are lots of names that are purported to be Native American but are actually just made up. Listing the tribe would make it easier to verify.

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ElsaAnne Says:


I like the sound and meaning of this name - cool!

Catherine Rose Says:


Ya, really? I don't get the appeal.