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What does Torkel mean?

Torkel Pronunciation of Torkel [torkel] as a name for boys. The name Torkel means "Thor's helmet". Torkel is a variant form of Torquil (Scottish, Gaelic): from Torcall.

Associated with: helmet (defender).


Torkel has 1 variant: Torkill.

2 more alternative forms via Torquil: Thirkell and Thorkel.

Creative forms:
(male) Trakel, ..

(female) Tordea, Torte, ..

Middle name pairings:
Torkel Jesus (T.J.), ..

How popular is Torkel?

Torkel is a rare first name for males. Torkel is a unique last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Torkel has yet to be recorded in the list so far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Cornel, Doriel, Dorrel, Jorel, Jorrel, Kordel, Kornel, Markel, Moriel, Morrel, Norvel, Poriel, Rorke, Sorel, Sorrel, Terrel, Tore, Toren, Torey, Torger, Toril, Torre, Torrey, Tyrel, Tyrrel and Yorke. Like Torkel, these names are not commonly used.

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