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Uriel

First Name
16k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
165
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Uriel

"Uriel" is a name of Hebrew origin, and it means "God is my light". It's a name commonly given to boys.

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  1. A male given name

Notable Persons Named Uriel

Uriel is a saint. He holds the title Archangel.

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Uriel Weinreich was a linguistics and linguist. Uriel was born on May 23rd, 1926 in present, Vilnius, Lithuania. He breathed his last breath on March 30th, 1967.

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His military service ended in 1910. Uriel was born in 20 in Fayette, Missouri. He left this life in 6.

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Uriel Jones was a soul music musician. He plays Drum kit. His most notable accomplishments were from 1959 to 2009. Uriel was born Uriel Jones on June 13th, 1934 in Detroit, Michigan, U.S. He passed away on March 24th, 2009.

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Uri Rosenthal is an author, columnist, contributing editor, political scientist, historian, professor, politician, and political science. Uri was given the name Uriël Rosenthal on July 19th, 1945 in Montreux. Uri is also known as Rosenthal and Uriël.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Uriel

Uriel is a saint. He holds the title Archangel.

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How popular is the baby name Uriel in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1913 5 0 5
1914 12 0 12
1915 9 0 9
1917 6 0 6
1918 7 0 7
1919 5 0 5
1920 10 0 10
1921 8 0 8
1922 7 0 7
1923 8 0 8
1924 8 0 8
1925 9 0 9
1926 14 0 14
1928 6 0 6
1929 10 0 10
1930 8 0 8
1931 5 0 5
1933 5 0 5
1934 7 0 7
1936 5 0 5
1944 6 0 6
1945 5 0 5
1946 6 0 6
1951 5 0 5
1952 5 0 5
1953 5 0 5
1954 11 0 11
1955 6 0 6
1958 16 0 16
1959 9 0 9
1960 13 0 13
1961 9 0 9
1962 8 0 8
1963 14 0 14
1964 19 0 19
1965 16 0 16
1966 9 0 9
1967 16 0 16
1968 15 0 15
1969 15 0 15
1970 31 0 31
1971 20 0 20
1972 20 0 20
1973 15 0 15
1974 23 0 23
1975 34 0 34
1976 38 0 38
1977 52 0 52
1978 48 0 48
1979 63 0 63
1980 71 0 71
1981 63 0 63
1982 76 0 76
1983 64 0 64
1984 75 0 75
1985 95 0 95
1986 93 0 93
1987 111 0 111
1988 142 6 136
1989 156 0 156
1990 222 5 217
1991 245 6 239
1992 315 9 306
1993 321 6 315
1994 340 5 335
1995 363 5 358
1996 404 8 396
1997 384 5 379
1998 414 8 406
1999 465 6 459
2000 501 7 494
2001 517 9 508
2002 553 5 548
2003 585 5 580
2004 593 7 586
2005 706 0 706
2006 762 11 751
2007 750 9 741
2008 795 7 788
2009 741 8 733
2010 622 7 615
2011 612 8 604
2012 572 13 559
2013 581 10 571
2014 580 5 575
2015 500 9 491
2016 560 8 552

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Popularity of Uriel as a first name

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Common last names for Uriel

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Uriel U.S.
  White 20.00% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 75.15% 16.26%

Of Last Name Uriel

People with the last name Uriel are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Uriel

  • How Popular is the name Uriel? Uriel is the 1,892nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Uriel was the 107,669th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Uriel have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 15,655 babies born with the first name Uriel in the United States. That's more than enough people named Uriel to occupy the territory of Anguilla (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 15,236 (as of July 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Uriel? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1913 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Uriel first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Uriel is Sunday, August 22nd, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Uriel born? The highest recorded use of the first name Uriel was in 2008 with a total of 788 babies.
  • Random Uriel Factoid: According to the 2003 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Uriel is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 104 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2003.
  • Weird things about the name Uriel: Your name in reverse order is Leiru. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Irelu. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Uriel? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 165 people with the last name Uriel.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Uriel? Uriel is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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