Geneanet > Resources > Family Names > THIEL

Origin and popularity of the name THIEL


Thiel : 1: North German Dutch and Flemish: from a shortened form of the personal name Thietilo an early medieval pet form of Dietrich (German) Diederik (Dutch) or from some other compound name with the same first element.2: Germanized form of Sorbian Polish and Czech Tyl a name which is (at least in part) of the same German origin as 1 above.


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
FANBI : The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain, ©2021, University of the West of England

Subject to the Terms and Conditions of Ancestry

Last name frequency

Geographic distribution of the 72,434 individuals with the name THIEL on Geneanet.


Most found places for the name THIEL:

    This last name in the family trees

    See below the Geneanet members' family trees which contain the last name THIEL

    (931 individuals)
    (783 individuals)
    (717 individuals)
    (713 individuals)

    Search another name

    Search 9 billion individuals

    Search 9 billion individuals

    Search the name of your ancestors and your family in a database of 9 billion indexed individuals on Geneanet.

    Search THIEL

    Start your family tree

    Start your family tree

    Create your family tree and take advantage of valuable tips to help you search your ancestors.

    Start your family tree