Colors Related to this Name: Green, Cream

Qualities Related to this Name: Diplomatic, Sensitive

Popularity: This is a popular name in the US. Ranking #1092 in 2013 and #1215 in 2014.


In English

Origin: English form of Latin Nigellus, from nigellus, diminutive of niger ‎(“black”), used in the Middle Ages to Latinize Norman Néel or Gaelic Neil.


-(Australian pejorative usually restricted to youths) A person, usually male, who is unpopular with their peers, unfashionable, socially awkward and/or introverted.

-( male name -comes from the Latin language-), of mostly British usage.