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Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Zissel

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. 4 people from the United States and Canada agree the name Zissel is of Jewish origin and means "Sweet".
  2. A user from New York, U.S. says the name Zissel means "Zissel comes from the Yiddish word 'Zis' wich means sweet".
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Fun Facts about the name Zissel

  • How Popular is the name Zissel? Zissel is the 25,967th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Zissel have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 227 babies born with the first name Zissel in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zissel 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 Zissel? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1984 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Zissel first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zissel is Wednesday, June 20th, 1883.
  • What year had the most people named Zissel born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zissel was in 2017 with a total of 16 babies.
  • Random Zissel Factoid: According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zissel is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 7 babies in New York have the same name in 2007.
  • Weird things about the name Zissel: The name spelled backwards is Lessiz. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Zslsie. How do you pronounce that?
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