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GenderMasculine
PronouncedPron.MA-EL French
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Meaning & History

French form of Breton Mael, which was derived from a Celtic word meaning "chief" or "prince". Saint Mael was a 5th-century Breton hermit who lived in Wales.
VariantMael Breton
Feminine FormsMaëlle, Maëlys French Maela, Maëlle Breton
Same SpellingMael
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Categories

princes, saints
Entry updated July 2, 2017   Contribute