Name: Kjell

Origin and Meaning of the Name Kjell

  • Meaning:
    Helmet; protection
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (KJEHL)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Kjell)
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Miscellaneous Info for Kjell

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  • Used in:
    Dutch, German and Norwegian speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Norwegian name, derived from 'ketill', which probably means 'helmet'. The name is also used in Germany, the Netherlands and Belgium from time to time and sometimes even as a girlsname. Strictly speaking though, Kjell is a boysname.

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