Name Nigel

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Nigel

Nigel is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Nigel

Nigel derived from the name Nigellus, which is a Latinized form of the English name Neil.

Meaning of Nigel

Nigel means “champion” (from Gaelic “niachas”) or “cloud” (from Gaelic “nél”). In Latin, Nigel means “dark” or “black” (from “niger”).

Pronunciation of Nigel

Variants of the name Nigel

Nygel

Nigel in the categories

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Name Statistic: Nigel is ranked #6731 overall ↑↑ 815

  • 🇺🇸 United States: 2278 ↑↑ 2756
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 3304 ↑↑ 3603
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 3644 ↑↑ 1188
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 4719 ↓↓ -231
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 4944 ↑ 26
  • 🇫🇷 France: 5399 ↑↑ 137
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 5728 ↑↑ 157
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 5975 ↓↓ -161
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 6193 ↓↓ -879
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 6572 ↓↓ -379
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 7018 ↑↑ 430
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 7257 ↓↓ -333
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 7303 ↓↓ -449
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 7417 ↑↑ 328
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 8162 ↓↓ -465
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 8248 ↓↓ -488
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 9246 ↑↑ 281
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 9755 ↓↓ -162
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 10988 ↑↑ 965


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