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Ariel Name Meaning

Jewish: from the Biblical place name Ariel, said to mean ‘lion of God’ in Hebrew. It is mentioned in the prophecies of Ezra (8:16) and Isaiah (29:1–2).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Amiel, Daniel, Arel, Gabriel, Kriel, Marie, Trier, Briel, Brief

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Ariel Family Origin

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Ariel Family Occupations

What did your Ariel ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Ariel occupation in the UK was Dividends. 100% of Ariel's were Dividendss.

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Ariel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Ariel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ariel census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 455 immigration records available for the last name Ariel. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 243 military records available for the last name Ariel. For the veterans among your Ariel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ariel Life Expectancy

What is the average Ariel lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Ariel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Ariel in 1963 was 71, and 66 in 2004.

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