Kiel Name Meaning & Origin

Kiel

Pronunciation: KIYL, KEEL (key)

Origin of the name Kyle:

Transferred use of the surname originating from the region of the same name in southwestern Scotland. Kyle, a topographical term referring to a narrow, straight, channel, is derived from the Gaelic caol (narrow, a sound, a strait).

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Kile, Kyle

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Keli, Kiel and Kile are anagrams of each other; they contain the same letters.

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My boyfriends name is Kiel pronounced Kyle because it is the name and spelling of a town in Germany that is a twin town to the one we live in Coventry.

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Kellie

Meanings and history of the name Kiel: | Edit

Possibly derived from the German word Kiel, meaning "keelboat."
Alternate Meaning: "travler"

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