Topel Family History
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Topel Name Meaning
German (Töpel): habitational name from Töpeln near Leipzig; Bahlow also makes reference to Tepl in Bohemia and Töppeln near Gera, probably all deriving their names from Slavic topol ‘poplar’. German: from Slavic toplu ‘warm’, possibly applied as a nickname. Jewish (from Poland): from Polish topiel ‘whirlpool’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Toppel, Toepel, Kopel, Topol, Sobel, Apel, Vogel, Topp, Lobel