Nebel Family History
Nebel Name Meaning
German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Nebel ‘fog mist’ Middle High German nēbel. This could be a nickname or alternatively a habitational name from any of several places so named in Schleswig-Holstein and Bavaria. In some cases it may be a shortened form of the ancient Germanic personal name Nibelunc Nebelung. Altered form of German Knebel . Danish: habitational name from any of several places so named meaning ‘new homestead’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022