What does Kornel mean?
Kornel [ko-r-nel] as a boys' name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Kornel is "like a horn". Variant of Cornelius. From a Latin clan name, and often used during the Roman Empire. Painter Kees Van Dongen.
(male) Karnel, Korkel, ..
(female) Kormel, Korna, .. Middle name pairings:
Kornel Braylen (K.B.), ..
How popular is Kornel?
Kornel is an uncommon given name for males. Kornel is a rare last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Cornelius (#1204 in 2015), Cornell and Cornel are the popular varying forms of Kornel (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Kornelis, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Kornel was widespread a century ago (median #1382) and is now much lower (#1734, 90.4% less usage), with the version Cornelius going out of style. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Kornel is alike in pronunciation to Carnell. Other recommended names are Arnel, Borne, Burnel (see Burnell), Darnel, Donnel, Doriel, Dorrel, Jorel, Jorrel, Karel, Karmel, Karmeli, Karmelo, Karney, Karrel, Konner, Kordel, Kordell, Koren, Korey▼, Korrey (see Kory), Kortes, Kortez, Lorne, Lornell (see Lorne), Moriel, Morrel, Norvel, Parnel, Poriel, Ronel, Sorel, Sorrel and Torkel. These names tend to be more commonly used than Kornel.See names in meaning and etymology.