Knebel Family History
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Knebel Name Meaning
from Middle High German knebel ‘peg’, ‘stake’ and, by extension ‘ankle’, ‘uncouth person’, this latter connotation is found particularly in southeast German and Silesian dialects. diminutive of Knabe.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Nebel, Knobel, Kuebel, Knaebel, Knabel, Kegel, Kneer, Knell, Kembel