Harmel Family History
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Harmel Name Meaning
Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from Yiddish harml ‘ermine’ (see Harmeling). French: variant of the personal name Armel, derived from an Old Breton compound personal name, Arthmael, comprised of arth, arzh ‘bear’, ‘warrior’ + mael.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Hamel, Armel, Hartel, Harel, Karmel, Harmer, Hammel, Marvel, Hamer