[ 2 syll. cad-fae(l), ca-dfa-el ] The baby boy name Cadfael is pronounced KEY-FihL- †. Cadfael's language of origin is Welsh. It is predominantly used in English and Welsh. The meaning of Cadfael is 'war chieftain'. A variation of Cadfael is Cadmael (Welsh).
Cadfael is not often used as a baby boy name. It is not listed within the top 1000.
Baby names that sound like Cadfael include Cabel, Cabell, Cable (English), Caebel, Caibel, Caible, Cavel, Cavele, Cavell, Cavelle, Cayble, Covel, Covell, Covyl, Kabel, Kabil (Turkish), Kabyl, Kafeel (Arabic and Swahili), Kafel, and Kafell.
† Pronunciation for Cadfael: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; F as in "fee (F.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"