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Earl Meaning


What does Earl mean?

The name Earl is of English origin.

The meaning of Earl is "nobleman, warrior".

Earl is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Earl.

The Given Name Earl

Embraced by many parents, the name Earl, is one of timelessness and allure.

A wonderfully distinctive name.

Wrap it up and take it home, Earl may just be the name you're looking for.

Earl falls into the name categories classic, royal title.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Earl 'Curly' Lambeau, and Earl 'Dutch' Clark.

Earl Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,664 in baby name popularity for boys with 95 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,492 in baby name popularity for boys with 112 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Earl has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Earl Name Popularity Page.

Earl Related Names

Variants of the name Earl include Earle, Erle.

The name Earline is a form of Earl.

Famous Earls

  • Earl ~ 4 hurricanes, 2 storms
  • Earl 'Curly' Lambeau ~ Football Player
  • Earl 'Dutch' Clark ~ Football Player
  • Earl Averill ~ Baseball Player
  • Earl Campbell ~ Football Player
  • Earl Hindman ~ Actor
  • Earl Lloyd ~ Basketball Player
  • Earl Monroe ~ Basketball Player
  • Earl Seibert ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Earl Wilbur Sutherland Jr. ~ Nobel Prize for Medicine 1971

Earl Numerology

What will your new littleEarl be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

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Earl Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Earl in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Earl.

Just for fun, see the name Earl in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Earl in Nautical Flags page.