Friel Family History
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Friel Name Meaning
Irish (common in Donegal, and now also in Glasgow): from Gaelic Ó Frighil, which is probably a metathesized variant of Ó Fearghail (see Farrell). German: from a pet form of Friedrich.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Friedl, Frier, Fried, Viel, Frie, Fries, Briel, Friedli, Ferrel, Ridl