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What does Capel mean?

Capel Pronunciation of Capel [capel] as a name for boys is of Old English derivation, and the name Capel means "one who works at the chapel". Capel is a version of Chappel (Old English): occupational name.

Associated with: old english.


Capel has 2 variants: Capell and Cappel.

3 more alternative forms via Chappel: Capello, Chappell and Chaps.

Creative forms:
(male) Carpel, ..

(female) Capelo, ..

Middle name pairings:
Capel Damian (C.D.), ..

How popular is Capel?

Capel is a rare given name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#19048 out of 150436, Top 13%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Capel has yet to be listed in the list so far. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Capel is alike in pronunciation to Kapel and Keppel. Other suggested similar names are Cabe, Cabell, Cace, Cacey, Cade, Cadel, Cadell, Caden, Cael, Caeo, Caje, Cal, Cale, Caleb, Caley, Campbel, Cap, Capp, Capps, Carel, Carew, Carey, Carl, Carmel, Carvel, Caryl, Case, Casey, Casper, Cope, Dael, Darel, Gael, Gamel, Hamel, Harel, Havel, Hazel, Jael, Jamel, Jarel, Kael, Karel, Nagel, Pauel, Pavel, Pawel, Pazel, Rafel, Ravel, Sahel and Yael. These names tend to be more frequently used than Capel.

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