Meaning:New hall, new town
A boy’s name of Old English origin, Newell means “new hall” or “new town” and is a variant of Neville. It’s also related to the Old English word neol, taken from the French noël meaning Christmas. The name bears a rich historical tapestry, with roots stretching across various regions and periods, including Yorkshire, Cornwall, Normandy, and Ireland. In an Irish context, it can be an Anglicized form of the name Ó Tnúthghail. With its different roots and meanings, Newell can inspire baby with the interconnectedness of diverse cultures, heritage, and resilience.
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