Ansel: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Ansel

With German roots, this name means "divine protection" - and let's hope that's exactly what your Ansel has, so he doesn't bust himself up doing the ridiculous stunts that little boys are notorious for attempting.

Nicknames:

Ani, Sel.

Famous people named Ansel:

Photographer/environmentalist Ansel Adams; actor Ansel Elgort; first governor of Iowa, Ansel Briggs; naturalist Ansel Hall; U.S. Congressman Ansel Walling.

Fun fact:

An original print from famed photographer Ansel Adams can cost anywhere from $4000 to $70,000.

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