First name origin & meaning:
American, English, Scandinavian: Greenish-blue color, a duck
Last name origins & meanings:
- English (mainly Yorkshire): from Middle English tele
‘teal’ (of uncertain origin), hence a nickname for a person considered
to resemble this duck.
- Americanized spelling of
German Diehl or Thiel.
This name appears in the following lists:
Jewels, Gems, and Minerals
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