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Origin and popularity of the name ODELL


Odell : Swedish: ornamental name from an unexplained first element + the suffix -ell a derivative of the Latin adjectival ending -elius. In North America this surname is also spelled O'Dell. — Note: The population figure published by the US Census Bureau does not distinguish between the surnames Odell and O'Dell.


Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press
FANBI : The Oxford Dictionary if Family Names in Britain and Ireland, ©2016, University of the West of England

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