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What does Axil mean?

Axil Pronunciation of Axil [ax-il] as a boys' name is of Hebrew derivation, and the name Axil means "father is peace". Axil is a version of Axel (Hebrew): Scandinavian transcription of Absalom.

Associated with: peace.


Axil has 3 variants: Aksel, Axell and Axill.

3 more related forms via Axel: Ax, Axe and Axl.

Creative forms:
(male) Alil, Anil, ..

(female) Axi, Axili, ..

Middle name pairings:
Axil Victor (A.V.), ..

How popular is Axil?

Axil is an uncommonly occurring given name for males. Axil is an unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Aksel (#1356 from current records), Axel (#123) and Axl (#761) are the popular alternative forms of Axil (not in Top 2000). Other variants, like Axell, are seldom used. These relations of Axil are at the top of their popularity today (average #746). Axel and Axl are two of the more chic baby names among these. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Aksel, Axel, Axl in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Axel outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Abel, Abia, Abid, Abie, Abiel, Abir, Acel, Acie, Acim, Adal, Adel, Adi, Adiel, Adil, Adim, Adin, Adiv, Afi, Afif, Aimil, Akil, Akila, Akim, Al, Ali, Alia, Alic, Alik, Alin, Alix, Amal, Amel, Amid, Amiel, Amil, Amin, Amir, Amit, Ani, Aniol, Anwil, Aquil, Arel, Aric, Arie, Ariel, Arik, Arin, Ario, Aris, Asiel, Asim, Atif, Atila, Atilo, Atim, Avel, Avi, Avia, Aviel, Aviv, Aymil, Azim, Aziz, Bail, Egil, Emil, Gail, Gil, Kail, Neil, Phil, Sail, Vail and Wil. These names tend to be more frequently used than Axil.

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