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Ansel meaning and name origin

Ansel \a-nsel, an-sel\ as a boy's name is pronounced AN-sul. It is of Old French origin, and the meaning of Ansel is "follower of a nobleman". Also variant of Anselm (Old German) "God's helmet". Use is likely to refer to photographer Ansel Adams, who photographed the American wilderness so eloquently.

Ansel has 2 variant forms: Ancell and Ansell.

Suggested similar baby names are Aksel, Anael, Angel, Angell, Angelo, Anjel, Anjelo, Anse, Anselme, Anselmi, Anselmo, Anslea, Ansley, Ansly and Anwel.

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Popularity of Ansel

Ansel is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#34317 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

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