Gender: Male Origin of Cornel: Romanian, variation of Cornelius; tree name Meaning of Cornelius: Latin, "horn"

Cornel Origin and Meaning

The name Cornel is a boy's name .

People are likely to want to put that second - Cornell University inspired - L on the end of this name, when in fact it has a completely different etymology. This name is very popular in Romania though American public intellectural Cornel West and South African athlete Cornel Fredericks broadens its use beyond Eastern Europe.

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Famous People Named Cornel

Pop Culture References for the name Cornel

Corny, Cornall, Cor, Corney

Cornel's International Variations

Kornelis, Cees, Kees (Dutch) Kornel (Polish) Corneille (French)


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