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Egil

What does Egil mean?

Egil Pronunciation of Egil [egil] as a boys' name is of Scandinavian and Old Norse origin, and the meaning of Egil is "sword's edge". From ecg. Egil One-Hand is a hero from Icelandic legendary saga.

Associated with: scandinavian, norse, hero, legendary (mythology).

Variations

Egil has 1 variant: Eigil.

Creative forms:
(male) Egel, Elil, ..

(female) Egeil, Egel, ..

Middle name pairings:
Egil Mack (E.M.), ..

How popular is Egil?

Egil is an unusual first name for males. Egil is an equally unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Egil has not been recorded in the list thus far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Adil, Akil, Amil, Axil, Bail, Earl, Edel, Edik, Edin, Efi, Egan, Egide, Egon, Egor, Elgin, Eli, Elia, Elie, Elis, Eliu, Emil, Emile, Emir, Enis, Eoin, Eri, Eric, Erie, Erik, Erin, Eriq, Erix, Erl, Erol, Eskil, Evin, Ewin, Ezio, Gail, Gil, Kail, Neil, Phil, Sail, Vail and Wil. These names tend to be more commonly used than Egil.

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