Krekel Family History
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Krekel Name Meaning
German: habitational name from a place so named near Aachen. German: nickname for a cantankerous person, from Low German kräkeln ‘to quarrel’. Dutch: nickname for someone thought to resemble a cricket, from Middle Dutch crekel, criekel ‘cricket’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Kreke, Kregel, Kunkel, Krengel, Kreisel, Brakel, Redel, Kiesel, Kegel