Feigel Family History
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Feigel Name Meaning
South German: variant of Feige 2. German: nickname from Middle High German viol ‘violet’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish female personal name Feygl, which is from Yiddish foygl ‘bird’ (compare Vogel), a translation of the Hebrew name Tsipora (Zipporah) ‘bird’, borne by the wife of Moses.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Feige, Feig, Reigel, Meisel, Fegely, Keitel, Engel, Feiner, Mengel