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Popularity Over Time: How Many Boys Have Been Named Kiel
This chart illustrates how many Boys were named Kiel in the U.S. since 1880.
A few facts about the boy's name Kiel:
Records indicate that 1,256 boys in the United States have been named Kiel since 1880.
The greatest number of people were given this name in 1983, when 277 people in the U.S. were given the name Kiel. Those people are now 33 years old.
So ... how do we know this stuff? Baby Names Hub identifies trends by analyzing vast amounts of data made available by the U.S. government and other public sources. This data, including social security statistics, provides detailed information on baby name popularity and trends in the United States.
Comments about the name Kiel
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4 Positive Comments
"My name is Kiel and it's pronounced Kyle. People always call me Keel but I just remind them it's spelled phonetically. I've only met one other Kiel and it's pronounced Kyle as well." Jul. 12, 2014:
"My name is kiel and its pronouced like keel. My fathers name was kiel and if i have a son i will also name him kiel" Feb. 27, 2014:
"My name is Kiel and is pronounced kyle. People usually pronounce it keel but it's a unique way of spelling the name and most people think that it's cool." Mar. 10, 2008:
"Well, my name is Kiel, and I'm a girl, but everyone mispells my name keil. My name is also mispronnouced. I've been called Kyle, Kayley, Keyela, Kila...
I was named after a city in Germany, Kiel." Feb. 15, 2008:
1 Neutral Comment
"in my family it's pronounced: Kyle. but everyone always says it: Keel." Oct. 3, 2007:
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