Not much is known about the baby name Osiel. We do believe it is a Spanish language version of the biblical name Uzziel, which would give it a powerful meaning for parents of faith. While the name is not super common in the United States, it's gaining some popularity, and like many other names that are popular among Spanish speakers, it could easily become a top 1,000 baby name during the 2020s. In the meantime, pair it with a classic middle name to ground it a bit.

Meaning of the name Osiel:

Hebrew: God's power or God is my strength
Spanish: God's power or God is my strength

Origin of the name Osiel:

Osiel is most likely a Spanish version of the Hebrew name Uzziel. Uzziel is a name from the Bible.

Symbolism of the name Osiel:

Osiel's meaning, “God's power” or “God is my strength” may offer strong symbolism to new parents of faith.

Style of the name Osiel:

International, Biblical

Gender of the name Osiel:

Osiel is a boy's name.

Pronunciation of the name Osiel:


Number of syllables in the name Osiel:


Emotion evoked from the name Osiel:

The baby name Osiel evokes images of someone who always puts others ahead of his own needs. He is also creative yet balanced.

Alternative spellings for the name Osiel:

  • Osiael
  • Osiale
  • Osiele
  • Osiell
  • Osialle

Nicknames for the name Osiel:

  • Os
  • Oz
  • O
  • Osie
  • El

Popularity of the name Osiel:

According to the Social Security Administration, Osiel has never been a top 1,000 baby name for boys or girls in the United States.

Related names for the name Osiel:

Great middle names for Osiel and their meanings:

Famous people with the name Osiel:

  • Osiel Gouneo (award-winning ballet dancer)
  • Osiel Cárdenas Guillén (Mexican drug lord)
  • Osiel Rodriguez (baseball player)
  • Osiel Mendoza (ALS activist)