[ syll. kes-trel, ke-str-el ] The baby boy name Kestrel is also used as a girl name. It is pronounced as KEHSTRAHL †. The origin of Kestrel is the English language. The name's meaning is falcon. Kes, Kestral, Kestril, Kestrol, Kestrul, and Kestryl are variants of Kestrel.
Kestrel is a rarely used baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.
† approx English pronunciation for Kestrel: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"