Meaning and name origin
Lynell \l(y)-ne-ll\ as a girl's name is of English origin. Lynell is a variant of Lynn (English): variant of Flann (Irish, Gaelic) "ruddy-complected". Not extensively used as a given name for baby girls.
Lynell is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2820 out of 4276, Top 66%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Lynell and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Lynn. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).