Kell - Meaning of Kell

What does Kell mean?

[ 1 syll. kel(l), ke-ll ] The baby boy name Kell is also used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is KEHL †. Kell is largely used in the English and German languages, and its origin is Germanic. The first name is derived from the surname, itself from either a place name or a job title. The place name is from various places named Kell in Rhineland, and it is derived from 'kel', or else 'kelle' (meaning ravine; trowel worker) meaning 'ravine'. The job title is derived from 'kelle' (meaning ravine; trowel worker) meaning 'trowel', in reference to someone who uses a trowel, possibly in plaster work.

The names Kel and Kelle are variants of Kell.

See also the related categories, title, english, land, worker (helper), and german.

Kell is a rarely used baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Kell include Kel, Kele, Kelle, Cowell, Kahl, Kail, Kal, Kalle, Kayle, Kelie, Kerril, Khalîl, Kiel, Kile, Kill, Kiyle, Kjell, Klay, Klee, and Kohl.

† Pronunciation for Kell: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"



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