Lobel Family History
Lobel Name Meaning
German (Löbel): from a pet form of Loeb . South German (Löbel): from the personal name Leopold . Jewish (western Ashkenazic; Löbel): variant of Leibel . Compare Lobell and Loebel . French (northern): variant of Laubel itself a variant of Aubel ‘white poplar’ with fused definite article l'. Alternatively perhaps a nickname for a deceitful individual or for a flatterer from a derivative of Old French lobe ‘flattery’ (of ancient Germanic origin).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press