Gender: Male Meaning of Haskell: "God's helmet; God strengthens" Origin of Haskell: English from Norse, Hebrew

Haskell Origin and Meaning

The name Haskell is a boy's name meaning "God's helmet; God strengthens".

Haskell has two separate forms of origin, the first being from the Ancient Norse given name Ásketill. The Normans converted Ásketill to Aschetil, then the English transformed Aschetil into Haskell, which was originally only used as a surname. Haskell is also considered a variant of Haskel, a Yiddish given name derived from Ezekiel.

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Zelliew Says:


Not appealing

ashbee Says:


I think in Jewish families, this is Yiddish for Ezekiel.