Meaning and Origin of: Ancel
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First name origins & meanings:
- German : Deity
- French : Lancer
- German : Spear
First name variations
Last name origin & meaning:
- French : status name from Old French ancel ‘servant’. Compare Latin ancilla ‘serving maid’.
- French : variant spelling of Ansel.
- Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic) : patronymic from the eastern Yiddish personal name Antshl.