The name Hazel means The Hazel Tree and is of English origin. Hazel is a name that's been used primarily by parents who are considering baby names for girls.

Hazel is a name coined after the hazel tree/hazel nuts. It also could be from the Old English word h├Žsel, meaning the light brown color.

Famous people named Hazel include Hazel Mae Clark (athlete), Hazel Blears (British politician), Hazel Perfect (British mathmetician), Hazel O'Leary (former United States Secretary of Energy), and Hazel Mae Gagulada (Canadian sportscaster).

Fictional characters named Hazel include Hazel the maid from the 1960s t.v. show of the same name, and Hazel Grace Lancaster, the main character from the novel and movie, The Fault in Our Stars by John Green. Hazel is also the name of the main rabbit in Watership Down by Richard Adams.

Variations include: Haisley

People who like the name Hazel also like the names: Violet, Charlotte, Amelia, Scarlett, Ivy, Iris, Grace, Oliver, Liam, Henry, Finn, Owen, Jasper, Theodore
Similar Sounding Names: Hazelle, Huslu, Huxley

Stats for the Name Hazel

checkmark Hazel is currently #10 on the Baby Names popularity charts
checkmark Hazel is currently #33 in U.S. births

Songs about Hazel

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Behind These Hazel Eyes - Kelly Clarkson
Hazel's House - Richard Shindell
Hooray For Hazel - Tommy Roe