Meaning and name origin
Haskel \ha(s)-kel\ as a boy's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Haskel is "intellect". Cinematographer Haskell Wexler.
Haskel has 1 variant form: Haskell▼.
For more information, see also the related boy name Ezekiel.
Haskel is not a popular first name for males but a somewhat popular surname or last name for all people (#72142 out of 88799, Top 81%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Haskel and its variant form. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Ezekiel (#181) and Haskell. (2014 statistics).
Suggested similar baby names are Hazel and Heshel. Like Haskel, these names are not commonly used.