Name Ethel meaning, origin - female english name

The meaning of the name Ethel is: Short form of names beginning with the Old English element æðel meaning "noble". It was coined in the 19th century, when many Old English names were revived. It was popularized by the novels The Newcomes (1855) by William Makepeace Thackeray and The Daisy Chain (1856) by C. M. Yonge. A famous bearer was American actress and singer Ethel Merman (1908-1984).

The name Ethel is present in the lists: Female names, Female names start with letter E, English names.


Number for the name Ethel

The Number of the name five (5) symbolizes an independent person, filled with the desire for freedom. They are skeptical of the opinions of others, value their personal life experience most of all, and often rely on intuition. The nameEthel means a tendency to take risks and even adventures, so they often experience both success and failure.

Ethel likes to travel and make new discoveries. They are inclined to think, have an analytical mind, and find a way out of any situation. But at the same time, their actions often look strange and unusual to others.

The Number five (5) for the name Ethel means increased sexuality. They have all the thoughts about sex, they are completely immersed in experiences and fantasies on this topic. They may engage in sexual relations at the first meeting, with strangers, ignoring all security measures. On the other hand, people with the name Ethel treat sex as an art, and it's hard to find more sophisticated lovers. They are prone to infidelity, as they strive for everything new, unknown and exotic.

Stones of the number 5 for the name Ethel: sapphire, lapis lazuli, turquoise, garnet-almandine, pyrope, obsidian, agate, diamond, ruby, Jasper, emerald, tiger's eye, rock crystal, pyrite, onyx, jet.

Planet number 5: Mercury.

Zodiac Signs number 5: Gemini, Aquarius.

Good years for the name: 1904, 1913, 1922, 1931, 1940, 1949, 1958, 1967, 1976, 1985, 1994, 2003, 2012, 2021, 2030.

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Meaning of letters in the name Ethel

E - freedom is the driving force for the letter E. As part of a person's name Numerology, it introduces romantic and expressive energies to the mix.
T - T carries very sensitive energies. In a person's name Numerology, it highlights the importance of harmony in relationships and teamwork.
H - people with H in their name are influenced by energies of innovation and independence. They have a need to succeed and are highly motivated to reach their goals.
L - there's a friendly presence to people with L in their name. They are influenced by magnetic, optimistic, and expressive energies.

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Famous people named Ethel

  1. Regina, Saskatchewan
    Regina (/rəˈdʒaɪnə/) is the capital city of the Canadian province of Saskatchewan. The city is the second-largest in the province, after Saskatoon and...
  2. Judy Garland
    Judy Garland (born Frances Ethel Gumm; June 10, 1922 – June 22, 1969) was an American actress, singer, vaudevillian and dancer. With a career spanning...
  3. I Love Lucy
    housewife in New York City, who either concocted plans with her best friends Ethel and Fred Mertz (Vance and Frawley) to appear alongside her bandleader husband...
  4. Shakespeare in Love
    Rose Theatre. Suffering from writer's block with a new comedy, Romeo and Ethel, the Pirate's Daughter, Shakespeare attempts to seduce Rosaline, mistress...
  5. Julius and Ethel Rosenberg
    Julius Rosenberg and Ethel Rosenberg were American citizens who were convicted of spying on behalf of the Soviet Union. The couple was accused of providing...
  6. Murders of Chaney, Goodman, and Schwerner
    (alleged) Olen Lovell Burrage (alleged) Herman Tucker (alleged) Richard A. Willis (alleged) Ethel Glen Barnett (alleged) Jerry McGrew Sharpe (alleged)...
  7. Ethel Merman
    Play media Play media Play media Ethel Merman (born Ethel Agnes Zimmermann, January 16, 1908 – February 15, 1984) was an American actress, artist, and...
  8. And Then There Were None
    invitation. They are met by the butler and cook-housekeeper, Thomas and Ethel Rogers, who explain that their hosts, Ulick Norman Owen and Una Nancy Owen...
  9. Ethel Barrymore Theatre
    The Ethel Barrymore Theatre is a Broadway theatre located at 243 West 47th Street in the Theater District of Midtown Manhattan, New York City. It is named...
  10. Diahann Carroll
    Children (1967) Nobody Sees Me Cry (1967) Diahann Carroll (1974) A Tribute to Ethel Waters (1978) The Time of My Life (1997) 2011: Inducted into the Television...