What does Edsel mean?
Edsel [ed-sel] as a boys' name is pronounced ED-sul. It is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Edsel is "noble". Mythology: from the name Etzel, a name found in Germanic legend, from Adal. May also derive from the nickname Atta meaning "father". There is a castle named Etzell in Scotland. Automotive pioneer Edsel Ford.
1 related form via Adal: Edel.Creative forms:
(male) Easel, Elsel, ..
(female) Edei, Edseli, .. Middle name pairings:
Edsel Princeton (E.P.), ..
How popular is Edsel?
Edsel is an unusual first name for males but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#150436 out of 150436, Top 100%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Edsel was first listed in 1910-1919 and reached its apex rank of #532 in the U.S. during 1920-1929, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Adael, Adeel, Adel, Adiel, Aksel, Ansel, Eden▲, Eder, Edred, Edson, Eskel, Essex, Eudel, Udel and Ursel. Like Edsel, these names are not commonly used.See names in meaning and etymology.