Zel Name Meaning & Origin

Zel

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Zel is an Aztec name given to a warrior, meaning "the one".

Also (music) a type of Turkish cymbal or bell.

Zel is the twelfth letter in the Ottoman Turkish alphabet.

Zel is the Romanian word for "zeal" - synonyms: ardour, devoutness, eagerness, earnestness, fervour, forwardness, gumption, metal, mettle, readiness, solicitude, vim, and warmth.

Could be short form of the name "Zeline", meaning "Radiance of the sun".

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Zel, in Aztec origins, was one of Montezuma's fiercest warriors whom Montezuma entrusted to protect his gold when Spaniards attacked the city.

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From the poem "The Fire-Worshippers" by Thomas Moore:

...Where some hours since was heard the swell
Of trumpets and the clash of zel
Bidding the bright-eyed sun farewell;--

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Zel is the title character in Donna Jo Napoli's novel, a retelling of Rapunzel

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