Gender Masculine
Usage French, Breton
Pronounced Pron. ZHUY-DEE-KA-EHL(French)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

French form of the Old Breton name Iudicael, derived from the elements iudd "lord" and hael "generous". This was the name of a 7th-century Breton king, also regarded as a saint.

Related Names

VariantsJudikael, Yezekael(Breton)
Other Languages & CulturesIudicael(Medieval Breton) Iudhail(Old Welsh) Ithel(Welsh)


Name Days

France: December 17


Entry updated January 21, 2022