Origin and Meaning of the Name Sorel
Miscellaneous Info for Sorel
Used in:English and French speaking countries
Additional Info:Sorel is a French surname which comes from the Germanic root 'sor', meaning brown or chestnut. If found in English it is most likely a respelling of the girl's name Sorrel, which is taken from the name of a plant. Sorrel has its origins in an Old French word meaning 'sour' (the plant's leaves are acidic).
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