Reichel Family History
Reichel Name Meaning
German: from a pet form of any of several ancient Germanic personal names formed with the ancient Germanic element rīc ‘power’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish female personal name Raykhl a pet form of Raykhe which in turn is derived from Yiddish raykh ‘rich’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press