[ 3 syll. ab-diel, abd-i-el ] The baby boy name Abdiel is pronounced AEBDiy-ehL or ah-BDIY-L †. Abdiel is of Hebrew origin, and it is used largely in the English, Hebrew, and Spanish languages. The name's meaning is 'servant of God'. It is a biblical name derived from ebed meaning 'servant' ; el 'God, powerful'. Avdiel (Hebrew) is an old form of Abdiel. In the Bible, Abdiel was a man of the Tribe of God.
See also the related form, Obadiah (English and Hebrew).
Abdiel is somewhat popular as a baby name for boys. The name's popularity has been rising since the 2000s; before that, it was of only sporadic use. At the modest peak of its usage in 2011, 0.014% of baby boys were given the name Abdiel. It ranked at #796 then. In 2015, it ranked at #871 with a usage of 0.013%, and it was the most widely used out of all boy names in its group.
Baby names that sound like Abdiel include Abd Allah, Abdul Hayy, Abdulah, Abdullah, Avdiel, Avital, Abdul A'la, Abdul Aalee, Abdul Ali, Abdul Awwal, Abdul Wali, Abdullahi, Obdulio, Abdalla, Abdeel, Abdoul, Abdoull, Abdul, Abdull, and Avdel.
† Pronunciation for Abdiel: AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; B as in "be (B.IY)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"