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What does Bedell mean?

Bedell Pronunciation of Bedell [be-dell] as a boys' name is of Old French origin, and the meaning of Bedell is "messenger". A somewhat unusual surname.

Associated with: messenger (prophet), surname.


Bedell has 1 variant: Bedall.

Creative forms:
(male) Bodell, ..

(female) Bedelle, ..

Middle name pairings:
Bedell Erick (B.E.), ..

How popular is Bedell?

Bedell is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#5514 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Bedell has yet to be recorded in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bedell name in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Bedell is alike in pronunciation to Bidal. Other suggested similar names are Abdell, Ardell, Beall, Bede, Bell, Bertell (see Berthold), Bethel, Betuel, Buell, Cadell, Codell, Derell, Devell, Fedele, Jerell, Kendell, Ladell, Ledell, Lendell, Levell, Lydell, Mendell, Newell, Odell, Rendell, Rodell, Rydell, Sewell, Terell, Udell, Verdell, Wadell, Wendell and Yudell. These names tend to be more frequently used than Bedell.

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