What does Peel mean?
Peel [peel] as a boys' name is of Old English origin. Possibly a place name. A peel tower was a small fortified tower common in England that protected a family and its livestock from enemies. English statesman Sir Robert Peel.
Peel has 1 variant: Peele.
Related boy name: Peale.Creative forms:
(male) Paiel, Pepel, ..
(female) Pele, Peley, .. Middle name pairings:
Peel Uriel (P.U.), ..
How popular is Peel?
Peel is an uncommon given name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#4880 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Peel has yet to make it into the Top 2000 so far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Peel is alike in pronunciation to Pal, Pall, Pauel, Paul▼, Pawel, Peal, Peall, Pealle, Pell, Pol, Poll, Poul, Powel and Powell. Other recommended names are Abel▲, Acel, Adeel, Adel, Amel, Arel, Avel, Axel▲, Buel, Cael, Dael, Dekel, Del, Edel, Gael, Hevel, Jael, Jerel, Joel, Kael, Mel, Neel, Newel, Niel, Noel▲, Orel, Pavel, Pazel, Peak, Pedael (see Pedahel), Peder, Peer, Pekelo, Peleh, Pen, Penly, Penn, Pepe, Per, Perez, Perl, Pete▼, Peter▼, Petr, Petuel, Phil▼, Piet, Reuel, Ruel, Steel, Udel, Yael and Yoel. These names tend to be more commonly used than Peel.