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Markel Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Markel is of Basque origin.

The meaning of Markel is "of Mars the god of war, warlike".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 1625 in baby name popularity for boys with 95 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

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Markel is a form of the name Martialis.

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