Veil Family History
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Veil Name Meaning
German: variant of Feigel. English: occupational name for a watchman, from Anglo-Norman French veil(le) ‘watch’, ‘guard’ (Latin vigilia ‘watch’, ‘wakefulness’). Jewish (western Ashkenazic): variant of Weil.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Weil, Peil, Feil, Veit, Veal, Gell, Keil, Vail, Beil, Seil