Nigel meaning, origin, English name

Name: Nigel No. of characters: 5 Gender: BoyOrigin: Old Irish English
How to pronounce Nigel ni-gel What does my name mean? Meanings: Dark Cloud Champion Dark Night Black English In addition to the form of Niall (meaning: cloud, also: the Passionate). Namesakes: Nigel Kennedy, British violinist.

Nigel was ranked 771 in 2016 list of US boys name and dropped by 2.66% from its previous ranking of 751 in 2015. Nigel was ranked 846 in 1994 US female names list and elevated by 1.97% from its previous ranking of 863 in 1992.

Full form of Nigel : Normal Informal Good-Humored Energetic Lively

Nigel is a rare first name for a girl in England & Wales which is a rare name since 1997 and ranked 2319 in 2015. Only 382 people have Nigel as their first name. Nigel is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Nigel is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular male name since 1990 and ranked 771 (0.003665% bearer) in 2016 in US. Around 11525 people wear Nigel as their first name. Nigel is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare boy name since 1915 and ranked 771 (0.003665% bearer) in 2016 in US. Only 11525 people have Nigel as their first name. Nigel is not a native United States and Nigel may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.003188% of people in US have this given name.

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Expression number of Nigel is 11.

Nigel have high energy levels, just like a child. Nigel are highly sensitive and possess a high sense of awareness. Nigel are gifted with a sixth-sense, in addition to discerning and inspiring qualities.

Detailed Nigel personality Names that rhyme with Nigel Famous people named Nigel
Nigella Lawson in Nigella Lawson as
Nigel Ivy in The Power of One as Actor
Nigel Churcher in Scott Pilgrim vs. the World as Art Director
V Nigel Taylor in Next Door as Actor
Nigel Martin Davey in Expresso as Actor
Nigel Hoyle in The Ghost in the Machine as Actor
Nigel Goldsack in Tomorrow Never Dies as Miscellaneous Crew
Nigel Westlake in Babe: Pig in the City as Composer
Nigel Pivaro in 24 Hour Party People as Actor
Nigel De Brulier in The Hunchback of Notre Dame as Actor
Names like Nigel Nigel Namesakes Spell Nigel with hand gestures NigelRelated Names: NigalNigeeNigelNigellNigellaNigellusNigerNigeriaNigielNigilNiguelComments : Nigel is a proper name Irish, Scottish and English men. Nigel derived from a Latinized form of the former name Norman Neel became patronymic as Neel. Indeed, this is an example of scholarly etymology related to the confusion of the old French term neel , black enamel, actually comes from the Latin nigellu (s) and itself derived from the Latin Niger, black, with the former name Neel with similar phonetics. It is brought back into use in the nineteenth century, thanks in part to the novel by Walter Scott The Fortunes of Nigel. Versions of the name are Nial, Niul, Neal, Neill, Nigella, Niall, Neilina. - Bob Jessup Popularity of Nigel
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