Gender: Male Meaning of Neal: "cloud" Origin of Neal: Irish

Neal Origin and Meaning

The name Neal is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "cloud".

Always the second-best spelling of the name (see NEIL), Neal has been on a fifty-year slide, and now doesn't even make the Top 1,000.

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Famous People Named Neal

Pop Culture References for the name Neal

Neall, Neale, Nealy, Neel, Nealle, Nealon

Neal's International Variations

Niall (Irish) Njal (Scandinavian)


danirose01 Says:


Personally I prefer this spelling, I don't know why