[ 1 syll. sol, so-l ] The baby boy name Sol is sometimes used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is Sao-L †. Sol is used chiefly in the English and Hebrew languages, and it is derived from Hebrew origins.
Sol is a variant spelling of the name Saul (English, German, and Hungarian) in the English and Hebrew languages.
Sol is also a contraction of the name Solomon (English, Hebrew, Romanian, and Slavic) in the English and Hebrew languages.
Sol is uncommon as a baby name for boys. At the modest height of its usage in 1913, 0.041% of baby boys were given the name Sol. Its ranking then was #257. The baby name has since experienced a substantial fall in popularity, and is today of very light use. In 2018, within the group of boy names directly linked to Sol, Solomon was the most popular. Sol has predominantly been a baby boy name in the past century.
† Pronunciation for Sol: S as in "see (S.IY)" ; AO as in "ought (AO.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"