[ syll. (s)hel, sh-el ] The baby girl name Shel is also used as a boy name. It is pronounced -SHAHL †. Shel is of Old Norse origin and it is used mainly in English. Shel is a form of the English Shelby.
See also the related category english.
Shel is not often used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. Within the family of girl names directly related to Shel, Shelby was the most commonly used in 2018.
Baby names that sound like Shel include Sahl, Sal (English and Italian), Sale, Saule (Latvian), Sel, Sell, Shaquille (English), Shell (English), Sile (Irish and German), Silje (Scandinavian), Sille (Scandinavian), Sol (Portuguese and Spanish), Sole, Soulle, Syl (English), Cecil (English), Ceil (English), Cele (English), Chelle (English), and Ciel.
† approx pronunciation for Shel: SH as in "she (SH.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"