Gender / Sex: boy
Meaning: world mighty; brown-haired fighter
Sounds Like: Dannel, Daniel, Danyel, Donnelly, Donell, Donal
Similar Names: Donne, Donzel
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 64488
Donnel \d(on)-nel\ as a boy's name is a variant of Donnell (Scottish, Irish), and the meaning of Donnel is "world mighty; brown-haired fighter".
The baby name Donnel sounds like Dannel, Daniel, Danyel, Donnelly, Donell and Donal. Other similar baby names are Donne and Donzel.
Donnel is not a popular first name for men but a somewhat popular surname or last name for both men and women (#64488 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)