Short form of Ezekiel

Kiel Origin and Meaning

The name Kiel is a boy's name .

Sharp attractive short form which has a nautical translation in German: "keel" (although it isn't used as a name there).

Fun fact: the similarly spelt Kieł is the name of Hagrid's dog Fang in the Polish translation of Harry Potter.

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Famous People Named Kiel

  • Kiel James PatrickAmerican designer and owner of brand KJP
  • Kiel Urban MuellerAmerican actor
  • Kiel BrownAustralian field hockey player
  • Kiel McClungAmerican soccer player

Kiel in Pop Culture

  • Kiel Gnomenfootcharacter in James Riley's Story Thieves
  • KielGermany