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Popularity Over Time: How Many Boys Have Been Named Uriel
This chart illustrates how many Boys were named Uriel in the U.S. since 1880.
A few facts about the boy's name Uriel:
Records indicate that 12,166 boys in the United States have been named Uriel since 1880.
The greatest number of people were given this name in 2008, when 781 people in the U.S. were given the name Uriel. Those people are now 12 years old.
So ... how do we know this stuff? Baby Names Hub identifies trends by analyzing vast amounts of data made available by the U.S. government and other public sources. This data, including social security statistics, provides detailed information on baby name popularity and trends in the United States.
Comments about the name Uriel
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2 Positive Comments
"my name is uriel many peopl dont know how to say it so they just call me uri ive only met 2 other people named like me one in atlanta and another in genoa illinois" Feb. 15, 2009:
"This is a very uncommon name. I come from a spanish speaking family and had no problems with the pronunciation of my name until I decided to go to college in the US. In spanish "U" sounds like "oo" in moon. "ri" as in "reel" and "el" as letter "l". So it would be something like oo-ree-"l" as you might know the sound of "r" in spanish is much stronger than in english.
Americans pronounce my name like you-re-"l"; It is kind of difficult for people to pronounce my name but I really like it since it is very different and unusual.
[email protected]" Jul. 18, 2008:
5 Neutral Comments
"Yeah this is my name as well and all I got to say is that is a pain introducing myself to new people because of how uncommon the name is they can never get pronunciation of the name correctly. It is not a complex name but it does not make me feel anymore unique having this name because of how awkward it is. My advice is if you are planning to name your son this just don't. Plenty of better names out there." Feb. 27, 2018:
"Uriel is my name too. That's all I really have to say. I live in marfa to by the way. Most people can't pronounce it and that makes me want to kms. Nothing else to say but that I'm 13 at the moment of writing this" Jul. 30, 2017:
"Uriel. Canada. 1984 I've been called "urinal".... and "Ariel"... like the little mermaid after that Disney movie was released." Oct. 23, 2014:
"Gues what my name is uriel it's so cool my teacher coudn't pronounse my name.Iam 6 years old but I am an expert on computers I live in Dallas,TX.My sisters name is Yadira.BYyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy!" Dec. 7, 2009:
"cmon. you know what his nickname will be right? either urkel or urine" Aug. 23, 2006:
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