[ 1 syll. zel, ze-l ] The baby girl name Zel is pronounced ZEHL †.
1: Zel's origin is Persian. The name is of the meaning 'a cymbal'.
2: Zel is of Turkish origin. The meaning here is a bell.
In addition, Zel is a contraction of Zelda (English, Hebrew, and Yiddish).
See also the related categories, persian and turkish.
Zel is rarely used as a baby name for girls. It is ranked outside of the top 1000 names. In 2018, out of the group of girl names directly linked to Zel, Zelda was the most frequently used.
Baby names that sound like Zel include Zael, Zail, Zaile, Zale, Zayl, Zayle, Zeal, Zeale, Zeel, Zeele, Zele, Zeyl, Zeyle, Zélie, Ziel, Ziele, Zil, Zoel, Zul, and Zulae.
† English pronunciation for Zel: Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"