Adel Family History
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Adel Name Meaning
German: from a short form of any of a number of personal names beginning with Old High German adal ‘noble’. Compare Edel. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from Adel ‘nobility’. Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic adil ‘just’, ‘legally competent (as a witness)’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Edel, Ader, Apel, Ades, Ade, Kadel, Nadel, Abel, Adell, Axel