Hershel Origin and Meaning

The name Hershel is a boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "deer".
Gentle meaning and bona fide Hebrew history, but feels old-mannish, like Herman and Menashe.

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Famous People Named Hershel

  • Hershel McGriffAmerican NASCAR driver
  • Hershel SchachterAmerican rabbi and Talmudic scholar
  • Hershel Woodrow "Woody" WilliamsAmerican WWII hero
  • Hershel Wayne Goberformer U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs
  • Hershel of OstropolUkrainian prankster folk hero

Hershel in Pop Culture

  • Hershel Greenecharacter on TV's "The Walking Dead"
  • Professor Hershel Laytonmain character in the Professor Layton video game series
  • Hershel Agasacharacter in anime "Case Closed"

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