Tramel name meaning

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

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Tramel mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Tramel

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Texas, U.S. says the name Tramel means "God".
  2. A user from Florida, U.S. says the name Tramel means "Seeking to know".
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International Interest
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From French tramail (“net for catching fishes”), from Late Latin tremaculum.

  1. An instrument or device, sometimes of leather, more usually of rope, fitted to a horse's legs to regulate his motions and force him to amble.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Tramel

Notable Persons With the Last Name Tramel

Félicien Tramel

Félicien Tramel was an actor. He was most prominent from 1911 to 1948. Félicien was born on April 18th, 1880 in Toulon. Félicien is also known as Félicien Martel. He died on January 11th, 1948.

James Tramel


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Tramel U.S.
  White 77.31% 64.26%
  African American 15.51% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.68% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.54% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.22% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.76% 16.26%

Of Last Name Tramel

People with the last name Tramel are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Tramel

  • How Popular is the name Tramel? Tramel is the 16,630th most popular name of all time. As a last name Tramel was the 13,690th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Tramel have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 510 babies born with the first name Tramel in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tramel 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 Tramel? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1971 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Tramel first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tramel is Monday, September 3rd, 1894.
  • What year had the most people named Tramel born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tramel was in 1986 with a total of 24 babies.
  • Random Tramel Factoid: According to the 1986 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tramel is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name in 1986.
  • Weird things about the name Tramel: The name spelled backwards is Lemart. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Eramlt. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Tramel? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,212 people with the last name Tramel.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tramel? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Tramel as their last name since less than 1 person in 133k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Tramel name meaning

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