Cael

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Gender: Male Meaning of Cael: "slender" Origin of Cael: Irish

The name Cael is a boy's name of Gaelic, Irish, Irish Gaelic origin meaning "slender". Cael and is often added to lists like Heavenly Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

From the experts:

Cael is the name of the angel of the zodiac sign of Cancer and also of a warrior of Irish mythology. Its ascendance to the Top 1000 over the past decade probably has to do with its similarity to Cale and Kale (and Kyle and Cayden etcetera).

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Famous People Named Cael

Cael Norman Sanderson, American wrestler

Pop Culture References for the name Cael

Cael Malloy, character on TV's "The Riches"