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Durell is a baby boy’s name of English origin means “from Airelle, France”. Airelle is no longer a city but it also means “huckleberry”. Durell comes from the name Darrell and ultimately the French surname d’Airelle.

Meaning of the name Durell:

English: from Airelle, France

Origin of the name Durell:

Durell is an English baby boy’s name that means “from Airelle, France”. Durell comes from the name Darrel and ultimately comes from the French surname d’Airelle. Airelle was the name of a city in France that no longer exists but also means “huckleberry”.

Symbolism of the name Durell:

Durell means “from Airelle, France”. While Airelle is no longer the name of any place in France, Airelle also means “huckleberry”. Huckleberries are a type of fruit that is similar to the blueberry only darker in color.

Style of the name Durell:


Gender of the name Durell:

Durell is a boy's name.

Pronunciation of the name Durell:


Number of syllables in the name Durell:


Emotion evoked from the name Durell:

Durell evokes feelings of talent and charisma.

Alternative spellings for the name Durell:

Durrell, Dorell, Dorrell

Nicknames for the name Durell:

  • Dur
  • Rell

Popularity of the name Durell:

According to the Social Security Administration, Durell is a popular baby boy’s name. Durell was in the top 1000 baby names list in 1985 and 1986. It peaked at #606 in 1985.

Related names for the name Durell:

Great middle names for the name Durell and their meanings:

  • Atlas (bearer of the heavens)
  • Sorin (star)
  • Jairo (sacred name)
  • Wolf (the animal)
  • Orion (lgendary hunter and constellation)
  • Kanye (honor, tribute)
  • Cash (hollow)
  • Jamison (son of James)

Famous people with the name Durell:

  • Durell Smylie (American internet personality)
  • Durell (American singer)
  • Durell Eskridge (American football player)
  • Durell Anthony (American singer)
  • Durell Johnson (American researcher)

Durell in popular culture:

  • Durell family (literature, “Corfu” trilogy by Gerald Durrell)
  • Durell (film, “First Sunday”)
  • Durell (television, “NCIS”)
  • Durell (video games, “The Lord of the Rings Online”)
  • Durell Software (business, video game production company)