Popularity:10736
Origin:Irish
Meaning:sparkling or shining sea
The gender-neutral name Muriel means “sparkling” or “shining sea.” For baby who will grow up in faith, this name also belongs to one of the lesser-known Archangels. Angel Muriel is said to bring peace and harmony to one’s life, tending to plants, animals, and humans. The angel is depicted with a crown made of flowers, and when you smell the scent of your favorite flower, it’s believed Muriel’s presence is near. Whether you adore the comparison of baby to a shining sea or the religious context, this name is sure to shine out from the rest!

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