Axel Name Meaning and Origin

Axel is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘Hebrew’ origin. The baby name Axel means “Peace Of The Father”.


Axel Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Hebrew”



Axel is a Boy name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “AHK + sel”


Axel Name Meaning:

Axel is a Scandinavian variant of Absalom. Absalom originates in Hebrew language and means “peace of the father”. As a male given name it is very rare in the United States.



It is a baby name.





Variations or similar name:

Axl, Ax, Axe, Axil, Axill, Axell, Axyl


Famous people with this name:

Axel Springer, German journalist and publisher;

(Hans) Axel von Fersen the Younger, Swedish soldier and statesman; lover of Marie Antoinette of France;

Axel Gustafsson Oxenstierna, Count of Sodermore, Swedish statesman;

Axel Patricio Fernando Witteveen Pardo, Argentine singer-songwriter;

Axel Laurent Angel Lambert Witsel, Belgian footballer;

Axel Brauns, German writer and filmmaker;

Axel Rodrigues de Arruda, Brazilian footballer;

Axel Cristobal Jodorowsky, Chilean-British actor;

Axel Kicillof, Argentine economist and politician;

Axel Reymond, French marathon swimmer;

Axel Tuanzebe, Congolese-British footballer;

Axel Rudi Pell, German guitarist of band Steeler;

Axel Nelson (b. 1990), son of actor John Allen Nelson;

Axel Saint-Germain-Rousseau (b. 2008), son of actor Stephane Rousseau;

Axel Nurmenkari (b. 2009), son of figure skater Ari-Pekka Nurmenkari;

Axel Paulin Ferrell (b. 2010), son of actor Will Ferrell ;

Axel Lee McElhenney (b. 2010), son of actors Kaitlin Olson and Robert Dale McElhenney;

Axel Eaves (b. 2013), son of ice hockey player Patrick Eaves;

Axel Bridges Willis (b. 2015), son of TV fitness trainers Michelle Bridges and Steve Willis;

Axel Rain Green (b. 2016), son of ice hockey player Mike Green;

Axel James Brush (b. 2017), son of American reality television star Maddie Brown Brush;

Axel Strahl Meyers (b.2018), son of comedian Seth Meyers and Alexi Ashe;

Axel Charles Bale (b. 2018), son of footballer Gareth Bale;

Charlie Axel Woods (b. 2009), son of golfer Tiger Woods;

Richard Axel, American biologist; winner of the Nobel Prize;

Axel Auriant, French Actor




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