Meaning and name origin
Shannel \sh(an)-nel\ as a girl's name is of Old French and American origin, and the meaning of Shannel is "pipe". Shannel is a variant of Chanel (Old French): from a French occupational name and surname for pipe fitters and manufacturers. Also a variant of Shanelle (American): modern phonetic spelling of Chanel, the name of the famous French couturier, using the feminine and attractive Sha- prefix.
Shannel is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Shannel and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Chanel (#633), Shanelle, Chanelle and Shanell. (2014 statistics).