Meaning:nobleman, warrior, prince
Earl is a boy's name of British origin. As the name suggests, it means "nobleman, warrior, or prince." Earl has been used for boys in the US since the 18th century, peaking in popularity during the 1920s. If you're looking for a regal name with lots of vintage charm, Earl is an excellent choice for your little boy. In more recent times, television fans may recognize the name from the American sitcom My Name is Earl.

Famous People Named Earl

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  • Earl Lloyd
    Basketball Player
  • Earl Warren
    United States Governor
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