Griebel Family History
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Griebel Name Meaning
South German: variant of Grübel (see Grable). South German: topographic name for someone living in a hollow, from a diminutive of Middle High German gruobe ‘hollow’. Westphalian nickname for a clever person, from Middle Low German grievel ‘badger’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Griesel, Giebel, Gimbel, Griffel, Grieser, Riedel, Gaebel, Riegel