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What does Ferrill mean?

Ferrill Pronunciation of Ferrill [fer-rill] as a boys' name means "hero, man of courage". Ferrill is an alternate form of Farrell (Irish, Gaelic).

Associated with: hero, courage (brave).


Ferrill has 6 variants: Farrel, Farrill, Farryll, Ferrel, Ferrell and Ferryl.

Creative forms:
(male) Fenrill, Firill, ..

(female) Ferli, Ferlo, ..

Middle name pairings:
Ferrill Aarush (F.A.), ..

How popular is Ferrill?

Ferrill is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#19208 out of 150436, Top 13%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Farrel, Farrell and Ferrell are the prominent related forms of Ferrill (outside Top 2000). Adoption of these relations of Ferrill was at its peak in the 1930s. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Farrel, Farrell, Ferrell in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ferrill and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Darrill (see Darrel), Derrall, Derrell, Derril, Derrill, Fergall (see Fergal), Ferrier, Ferrin, Ferris, Ferriss, Gerrall (see Jerrell), Gerrell, Gerrild (see Gerald), Jerrall, Jerrell, Jerriel, Jerrill, Jerroll, Merill, Merrell, Merril, Merrill, Morrill, Sherrill, Terrall, Terrell, Terrill, Terryll, Verill, Verrall, Verrell, Verrill and Verroll. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ferrill.

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