Ariel: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Ariel

A Hebrew name meaning “lion of God,” although since the ‘90s it’s more like “mermaid of Neptune.” Ariel is a traditionally masculine name, but since The Little Mermaid came out it has swayed more to the other side. THANKS, DISNEY.

Nicknames:

Ari, Aya.

Famous people named Ariel:

Fictional Ariel from The Little Mermaid; actress Ariel Winter from Modern Family; model Ariel Meredith.

Fun fact:

Ariel is also the Archangel of Healing and New Beginnings.

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