"brilliant one"

Feivel Origin and Meaning

The name Feivel is a boy's name of Yiddish origin meaning "brilliant one".

This comes from Faivish, the Yiddish form of Phoebus, the Greek sun god...and it's also the little mouse in "An American Tail."

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Famous People Named Feivel

  • Feivel Grubergerbirth name of Philip Berg, American rabbi and Kabbalah leader
  • Fivel StewartAmerican actress

Feivel in Pop Culture

  • Fievel Mousekewitz (note different spelling)mouse character in "An American Tail" film series