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


Neil is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Neil?

Neil is a derivation of the Gaelic name Niall.

What does the name Neil mean?

There is no clear meaning of the name Neil, it probably means “champion” (from Gaelic “niachas”) or “cloud” (from Gaelic “nél”).

Pronunciation of Neil

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Popularity of the name Neil

The name Neil is ranked #6153 overall.

Neil in the Top 50 Names

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