Meaning and Origin of Newell - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Newell

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Boy name origins & meanings:

  • Old English, French : From the manor; kernel

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Family name origins & meanings:

  • English and Irish : variant of Neville.
  • English : variant of Noel.
  • Irish (north County Kildare) : Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Tnúthghail ‘descendant of Tnúthgal’, a personal name composed of the elements tnúth ‘desire’, ‘envy’ + gal ‘valor’.