Kuzel Family History
Kuzel Name Meaning
Czech (Kužel): from kužel ‘distaff cone’ either a descriptive nickname for someone with a cone-shaped head or an unflattering nickname for an inconstant person one who was easily destabilized or spun round like a distaff. Croatian: unexplained. In North America this surname may also be an altered form of the Croatian variant Kuzelj. Perhaps also an Americanized form of Slovenian Kuželj itself a variant of Koželj (see Kozel ) a cognate of 1 above. In Slovenia this surname is also found in the form Kužel.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022