Name Marcel Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Marcel


Marcel is a ♂ boy’s name.

Origin of the name Marcel

Marcel is considered a variant of the name Marcellus in several languages, e.g. French, German, Dutch or Slavic. Marcellus is a diminutive of the ancient Roman name Marcus.

What is the meaning of the name Marcel?

Marcel means “dedicated to (the Roman God) Mars“. Besides, Marcel could be derived from Latin “mas” meaning “virile”, “male” or “man”.

Pronunciation of Marcel

Variants of the name Marcel


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Popularity of the name Marcel

The name Marcel is ranked #3268 overall.

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