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What does Norvell mean?

Norvell Pronunciation of Norvell [norvell] as a boys' name is of Old French derivation, and the name Norvell means "northern town". Norvell is an alternate spelling of Norville (Old French): place name.


Norvell has 5 variants: Norval, Norvel, Norvil, Norvill and Norvylle.

Creative forms:
(male) Nevell, Nivell, ..

(female) Norree, Norvelli, ..

Middle name pairings:
Norvell Ely (N.E.), ..

How popular is Norvell?

Norvell is a rare given name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#8323 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Norvell was first listed in 1910-1919 and reached its highest position of #1681 in the U.S. in the 1930s, but is not in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Norvell name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Norvell outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Norval and Norvel are the popular alternative forms of Norvell. Other forms, like Norvil, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Norvell reached its most widespread 105 years ago (usage of 0.01%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Norvell, Norval, Norvel in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Airyell (see Ariel), Ardell, Ariell, Arnell, Aryell, Avrell, Bertell (see Berthold), Boswell, Burnell, Burrell, Cardell, Carvell, Cordell, Cornell, Coryell, Covell, Darcell, Darnell, Darvell, Derell, Devell, Donell, Donnell, Dontell, Dorrell, Farrell, Ferrell, Fonzell (see Fonso), Gerrell, Gorrell, Howell, Jarell, Jarvell, Jordell, Jorell, Jorrell, Kordell, Kornell, Larnell, Levell, Lonell, Lornell (see Lorne), Lovell, Marcell, Martell, Marvell, Merrell, Morell, Morrell, Morrill, Newell, Noll, Nooriel, Norbert, Norvin, Norwell, Norwerd (see Norward), Novena, Nowel, Nowell, Nuriel, Orvell (see Orville), Pernell, Powell, Purcell, Ronell, Ronnell, Rossell, Rowell, Sorrell, Tirrell, Torkill, Tyrrell, Verrell and Vontell. These names tend to be more frequently used than Norvell.

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