Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. MAR-SEHL(French)
mər-SEHL(Catalan)
mar-CHEHL(Romanian)
MAR-tsehl(Polish, Czech, Slovak)
mahr-SEHL(Dutch)
mar-SEHL(German)
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Meaning & History

Form of Marcellus used in several languages. Notable bearers include the French author Marcel Proust (1871-1922) and the French artist Marcel Duchamp (1887-1968).

Related Names

VariantsMarceau(French) Marceli(Polish) Marzell(German)
DiminutiveCeel(Dutch)
Feminine FormsMarcelle(French) Marcela(Romanian) Marcela(Polish) Marcela(Czech) Marcela(Slovak)
Other Languages & CulturesMarcellus(Ancient Roman) Martzel(Basque) Marcell(Hungarian) Marcello(Italian) Marcelo, Marcelinho(Portuguese) Marcelo(Spanish)
User SubmissionsMarcèl, Marcel

Popularity

People think this name is

classic   formal   upper class   wholesome   strong   refined   strange   simple   serious   nerdy  

Name Days

Croatia: January 16
Croatia: June 18
Croatia: October 30
Czechia: October 12
France: January 16
Poland: January 16
Slovakia: April 20

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Entry updated November 16, 2019