Meaning and Origin of: Gorrell
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First name origins & meanings:
- Old English : Fertilized pasture
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Last name origin & meaning:
- English : nickname from Middle English gorrell ‘fat man’ (from Old French gorel ‘pig’).
- English : from the Old English personal name Gārwulf, composed of the elements gār ‘spear’ + wulf ‘wolf’.
- English : habitational name from any of various places named with Old English gor ‘dirt’, ‘mud’ + wella ‘spring’, ‘stream’, such as Gorwell in Essex and Dorset, or Gorrell in Devon.