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Meaning of Nigil

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The name Nigil has the following meaning:

"Gold" or "honor". A welsh diminutive of Aneurin. A common welsh middle name. Also an English name meaning "one who lives on the island Nyle".
It is a male name, suitable for baby boys.


As a baby boy name, Nigil is currently not a popular baby name in the USA.

There are no available USA popularity statistics for the name Nigil for the past 100 years. However, the following chart shows the popularity ranking for the name Nye, of which the name Nigil is a variant.
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The name Nigil is very likely a(n) Welsh variant of the name Nye.

See other suggested Welsh boy baby names.

You might also like to see the other variants of the name Nye.

Related names

The following names are baby names related to Nigil and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Nigil: Boys - Aneurin, Arvel, Caden, Cedric, Evan, Gavin, Hywel, Llewellyn, Llewelyn, Lloyd, Maddox, Girls - Rhonda, Both genders - Bryn, Carey, Deverell, Dylan, Gladys, Jennifer


The name Nigil is a variant of Nye. Other popular variants of the name Nye are: Nie, Niegel, Nigal, Nigale, Nigele, Nigell, Nigiel, Nigil, Nigle, Niguel, Nijel, Nile, Nygel, Nygell, Nyigel, Nyjil (Spanish)


We think the name Nigil should fall under the following style category: Short and Catchy.

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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Nigil to be: homely and cheerful

In one word, you might describe Nigil as a(n) "cheerful" person.

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