Steele - boys name

Steele name popularity, meaning and origin

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Steele name meaning:

The name Steele is of English origin and is derived from the Old English word "stigel," meaning "one who dwells near a steep hill." As a surname, Steele was often given to individuals who lived or worked around ironworks or had a connection to the metal industry. It is a name associated with strength, durability, and resilience.

In the context of a boy's name, Steele carries similar connotations. It is a name that evokes a sense of power and solidity, symbolizing a strong and determined individual. The name Steele also suggests a person who is unyielding in their beliefs and possesses a strong moral compass. It can be seen as a name fit for someone who is brave, assertive, and possesses great inner strength.

The name Steele is unique and carries a certain charm, making it an appealing choice for parents looking for a name that represents resilience and fortitude. It has a modern and contemporary feel while still maintaining a sense of tradition and strength.

Origin: English

Hard, durable.

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Overall UK ranking: 4789 out of 4789

3 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Steele

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