What does Newell mean?
Newell /newell/ as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Newell is "new hall". Place name. "Hall" is used in old British as a term for the local manor.
How popular is Newell?
Newell is a rare given name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#1021 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the birth name statistics of Newell for boys. Newell reached its top position of #664 in the U.S. during the years 1900-1909, but is not listed currently. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Thinking of names?
Newell▼ is alike in pronunciation to Neal▼, Neale, Neall, Nealle, Neel, Neil▼, Neile, Neill, Niall, Niel, Noel▲, Noll, Nowel and Nowell. Other suggested similar baby names are Anwell, Anwill, Ardell▼, Atwell, Avrell, Bedall, Bedell, Bell, Creswell, Danell, Derell, Derrell, Devell, Elwell, Ewell▼, Gerall, Hamell, Howell▼, Jerell, Jorell, Ladell, Ledell, Lennell, Levell, Lovell, Lowell▼, Lydell, Maxwell▲, Merill, Merrell, Naegel, Nagel, Neely, Neille, Nels▼, Nereo, Neven, Nevill, Neville, Nevyle, Newlin, Nezer, Nicoll, Niels, Nigel▼, Nijel, Norwell, Nygel, Orvell, Oswell, Peall, Powell, Rendell, Rodell, Rowell, Sewall, Sewell, Terell, Tyrell▼, Verrell and Yudell. These names tend to be more commonly used than Newell.