The name Cashel is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "castle, stone fort". Cashel and is often added to lists like Best Cool Unusual Boys' Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Middle name for a First name!".
From the experts:
Cashel is one of the many appealing Irish names that have not yet emigrated to the US. Cashel was chosen by actor Daniel Day-Lewis and his writer-director wife Rebecca Miller for their son.
In Ireland, Cashel refers to a circular stone fort. It is the name of a town in Tipperary and the protagonist of the George Bernard Shaw novel Cashel Byron's Profession.
The Cash sound feels especially contemporary and appealing now, with Cashel joining such stylish brothers as Cassius, Cassian, and Cash.