Origin and Meaning of the Name Sorrell
Miscellaneous Info for Sorrell
Used in:English speaking countries
Additional Info:Sorrell can be a respelling of Sorrel, a rare first name taken from the name of a plant. It has its origins in an Old French word meaning 'sour' (the plant's leaves are acidic). Sorrell as a surname comes from the Germanic root 'sor', meaning brown or chestnut.
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