follow Dictionary.com

Stories We Like: Novels For Language Lovers

Muriel

[myoo r-ee-uh l] /ˈmyʊər i əl/
noun
1.
a female given name.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Word Origin and History for Muriel

fem. proper name, probably Celtic and meaning literally "sea bright," cf. Welsh Meriel, Meryl, Irish Muirgheal, earlier Muirgel, from muir "sea" (see mere (n.)) + geal "bright."

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Muriel

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Muriel

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with Muriel

Nearby words for muriel