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Boy Name: Counsel

Name: Counsel
Pronunciation: \co(un)-sel\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: group of people
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Consuel, Consuelo
Similar Names: Ansel, Conall, Connell, Connal, Conal, Conley, Donzel, Hansel, Mansel


Counsel \co(un)-sel\ as a boy's name is a variant of Council (Latin), and the meaning of Counsel is "group of people".

The baby name Counsel sounds like Consuel and Consuelo. Other similar baby names are Ansel, Conall, Connell, Connal, Conal, Conley, Donzel, Hansel and Mansel.

View a list of the 16 names that reference Counsel.


Counsel is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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