What does Kael mean?
Kael /kael/ [1 syll.] as a boys' name. Kael's name origin is Gaelic. Kael is a version of Kaelan (Gaelic): meaning uncertain. Compare last name Koel.
How popular is Kael?
Kael is a rare first name for males. Kael is an equally rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Kael for boys. Kael entered the list in 2006 and reached its highest rank of #851 in the U.S. in 2009, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of Kael and related names. Kellen (#444 a year ago) and Kalen are the popular related forms of Kael listed in the Top 1000. Forms like Caelan are uncommon. Adoption of these boy names reached its highest in the year 2009 (usage of 0.24%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.1853%, down 22.8%). Kellen (#444) is the most chic boy name in this compilation. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Kael is alike in pronunciation to Cael▼, Cal▼, Kail, Kaile, Kale▼, Kayle and Kell. Other recommended similar baby names are Dael, Gael▲, Jael, Kahil, Karel, Karl▼, Keely and Yael. These names tend to be more commonly used than Kael.