What does Burrell mean?
Burrell /bur-rell/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys is of Old English and Old French origin, and the meaning of Burrell is "knotty wood; tuft of wool". Burrell is a variant transcription of Burl (Old English, Old French). Burrall is a familiar surname.
Burrell has 1 different form via Burl: Burle.Kreatif forms: Berell, Boyrell, Burnrell. [more]
How popular is Burrell?
Burrell is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#1414 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Burrell for boys. Burrell was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its peak rank of #954 in the U.S. then, but is not listed currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Burl is the only other prominent variation form of Burrell. These boy names were at the height of their popularity during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.2875%) and have become much less popular since, with the version Burl becoming less stylish. Below is a charted comparison of the usage of Burrell and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)