PernellRate Pernell: Do you like this name?
Get creative with Pernell | Add to list (0)
Pernell meaning and name origin
Pernell \p(e)-rne-ll, per-nell\ as a boy's name is pronounced per-NEL. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Pernell is "country bumpkin". Also possibly related Peter via the Greek "petros", meaning "stone". Made familiar in the 1960s by actor Pernell Roberts. See also Parnell.
Baby names that sound like Pernell are Burnell, Bernelle, Parrnell and Parnel. Other similar baby names are Vernell, Arnell, Carnell, Cornell, Darnell, Farnell, Kornell, Larnell, Lornell and Purcell.
View a list of the 3 names that reference Pernell.
Popularity of Pernell
Pernell is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#8802 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby names popularity of the name Pernell for boys. (2012 statistics) Compare Pernell with similar and related boy baby names.