Other Origin(s):Norse
Meaning:Kettle, cauldron; Helmet, hat
As baby grows and starts exploring, they will experience their fair share of bumps and stumbles. Sometimes, you'll want to brew a potion for protection or attach a permanent helmet to their little head. However, naming them Ketil could be just the right spell to keep your mind at ease. This masculine name comes from the Old Norse Kætill, meaning "kettle" or "cauldron." Over time, this word also acquired an association with "helmet" and "hat." Thus, the name is a sweet reminder of all your efforts to keep Ketil safe.
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