Duell name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Duell

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From Latin duellum.

  1. duel (combat between two persons)

Notable Persons With the Last Name Duell

Notable Persons With the Last Name Duell

Chad Duell

Chad Duell is an actor. He has been prominent since 2008. Chad was given the name Chad Lewis Duell on September 14th, 1987.

William Duell

William Duell was a film actor, singer, tv actor, and stage actor. He was most active from 1961 to 2011. William was given the name George William Duell on August 30th, 1923 in Corinth, New York, U.S. William is also known as Darwin William Duell, (name legally changed during childhood), Duell, and Darwin William. He left this life on December 22nd, 2011.

Charles Holland Duell

He holds the title Commissioner of the United States Patent, Trademark Office, and Commissioner of theUnited States Patent. Charles was born on April 13th, 1850 in Cortland, New York. He breathed his last breath on January 29th, 1920.

Randall Duell

Randall Duell was an art director, architect, and art directorandarchitect. His career lasted from 1944 to 1959. Randall was born on July 14th, 1903 in Russell County, Kansas. He left this life on November 28th, 1992.

Holland S Duell

Holland was born on January 29th, 1881. He left this life on November 25th, 1942.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Duell U.S.
  White 90.13% 64.26%
  African American 5.75% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.47% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.08% 16.26%

Of Last Name Duell

People with the last name Duell are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Duell

  • How Popular is the name Duell? Duell is the 36,203rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Duell was the 12,627th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Duell have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 110 babies born with the first name Duell in the United States. That's more than enough people named Duell to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Duell? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1917 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Duell first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Duell is Tuesday, August 2nd, 1887.
  • What year had the most people named Duell born? The highest recorded use of the first name Duell was in 1989 with a total of 14 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Duell: The name spelled backwards is Lleud. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Lduel. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Duell? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,451 people with the last name Duell.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Duell? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Duell as their last name since less than 1 person in 120k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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