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What does Nygel mean?

Nygel Pronunciation of Nygel [nygel] as a boys' name has the meaning "champion". Nygel is a variant form, with the prefix Ny-, of Nigel (Irish, Gaelic): variation of Niall.

Associated with: champion.


Nygel has 3 alternative forms via Nigel: Niguel, Nijel and Njal.

Kreatif forms:
(male) Negel, Newgel, ..

(female) Nygella, Nygelly, ..

How popular is Nygel?

Nygel is a rare first name for men. Nygel is a rare last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. The only popular variation form of Nygel (outside Top 2000) is Nigel (#1106 in recent rankings). Other variants, like Niguel, are seldom used. This relation of Nygel was popular with parents 21 years ago (#478) and is now significantly less popular (#1106, down 60.6%). Shown below is a study of the popularity of the boy name Nygel and corresponding names. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Nigel in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Nygel is alike in pronunciation to Nagel, Nagelle and Nagle. Other recommended names are Angel, Hywel, Mykel, Naegel, Neel, Newel, Niel, Noel, Nowel, Nye, Nyles, Nyree, Rigel and Tyrel. These names tend to be more frequently used than Nygel.

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