Habel Family History
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Habel Name Meaning
German: from a pet form of the Germanic personal name Habo, a short form of various compound names formed with had(u) ‘battle’, ‘strife’. Dutch: topographic name from abeel, denoting a type of poplar tree. Dutch: from the personal name Abel (see Abel). Czech and German: Germanized variant of Czech Havel, from the saint’s name Gallus ‘Gall’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Abel, Babel, Gabel, Hamel, Hadel, Havel, Abele, Happel, Kabel, Zabel