Gender: Male Meaning of Bell: "ringer of the bell" Origin of Bell: English and Scottish occupational name

Bell Origin and Meaning

The name Bell is a boy's name of Scottish, English origin meaning "ringer of the bell".

Simplicity and pleasant associations give the word Bell real possibility as a first name -- but somehow it seems better for a girl, a la Belle.

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EvelinRose Says:


I think this would be adorable for a boy if it wasn't for the fact that Belle is a very, feminine looking and sounding name, much too popular imo for a boy to pull it off, unfortunately.