US Popularity:3393
Meaning:Cloud, passionate; Champion
Sometimes, it’s okay to have your head in the clouds—the name Neal is sure to remind baby of this. A masculine name with Irish roots, Neal acts as a variant of the Irish word neall, meaning “cloud.” If you want to elevate baby’s confidence and help them grow their sky-high imagination, the name Neal will make for a light, airy choice. Neal also acts as a variant of Neil and Niall, which can mean “passionate” and “champion.” Once your little one discovers what makes them excited and happy, and works to improve their skills, of course it’s going to bring victory and success to their life. Whether baby’s drive is more down-to-earth or on the level with the clouds, the name Neal is sure to give them plenty of inspiration.

Neal Name Popularity Data

U.S. Births

Overall:Neal is currently #3393 in U.S. births
Boy:Neal is currently #1071 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2022
- 48
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
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