Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. /maːr.ˈkel.lus/  [key·simplify]

Meaning & History

Roman family name that was originally a diminutive of Marcus. This was the name of two popes.

Related Names

Feminine FormMarcella
Other Languages & CulturesMarkel, Martzel(Basque) Marcel(Catalan) Marcel(Czech) Marcel, Ceel(Dutch) Marceau, Marcel(French) Marcel, Marzell(German) Marcell(Hungarian) Marcello(Italian) Marcel, Marceli(Polish) Marcelo, Marcelinho(Portuguese) Marcel(Romanian) Marcel(Slovak) Marcelo(Spanish)


People think this name is

classic   mature   formal   upper class   wholesome   strong   refined   strange   complex   serious  

Name Days

Denmark: January 16


Entry updated December 7, 2022