Aksel Name Meaning & Origin

Aksel

Pronunciation: AK-səl (key)

Origin of the name Axel:

A borrowing from the Scandinavians, Axel is a cognate of the biblical Absalom, which is derived from the Hebrew ‘abshālōm (the father is peace). Var: Aksel, Apsel.

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Norwegian form of Axel which is a form of Absalom. Means "Father of peace", "Mighty God"

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Aksel Lund Svinda- Norwegian Olympic Star
Aksel Sandemose- Norwegian Olympic Star

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