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Neel - Meaning of Neel

What does Neel mean?

Meaning of the name NeelNelsonNeilCorneliusCornelCarneliusNelsNileNellieNilyaNigelNilesKornélNeallConnieNeilleCorneliousCornellNeillsCornelliusNielOnealNeal

[ 1 syll. nee(l), ne-el ] The baby boy name Neel is also used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is NIY-L †. Neel is largely used in the Indian and English languages, and it is derived from Latin, Hindu, and Celtic origins. From Hindu roots, its meaning is sapphire blue - in this context, Neel can be used in the Indian language.

In addition, Neel is an Indian pet form of the name Cornelius (Dutch, English, and German).

Neel is also an English and Indian variant spelling of the name Neil (Dutch, English, Irish, and Scottish).

See also the related categories, sapphire (blue) and celtic.

Neel is infrequently used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. In 2017, within the group of boy names directly linked to Neel, Neil was the most regularly used.

Baby names that sound like Neel include Neal, Neale, Neall, Neele, Neil, Neile, Neill, Niel, Naal, Nehale, Nehall, Nehalle, Neihl, Neille, Nell, Nelle, Nial, Nil, Nile, and Noele.

† Pronunciation for Neel: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"


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