What does the baby name Nigel mean? Learn about what Nigel means, its history & origin, popularity in our random name database, pronunciation, similar names, nicknames & spelling variations.

Nigel - Name Meaning, Origin & Popularity

Spelling of Nigel
N-I-G-E-L, is a 5-letter male given name.
Pronunciation of Nigel
NYE jel
Meaning of Nigel
Dark cloud, champion or black, coming from clouds, black.
Origin of Nigel
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Popularity of Nigel
Nigel currently has 150 likes, and is in the top 3% of liked boy's names. The name Jett is slightly more popular than Nigel.