Keel – Scary Mommy

Keel

A keel is a part of a boat that lends stability, and the phrase “even-keeled” means even-tempered, so maybe naming your son Keel will ensure fewer mood swings and out-of-the-blue tantrums? Maybe not. But you can keep those fingers crossed.

Nicknames:

Drop the K and call him Eel. Totally kidding.

Famous people named Keel:

This is a fairly obscure name, so there are no famous people named Keel.

Fun facts:

"Keel" can also mean to collapse or fall over - as in, "Keel nearly keeled over when I told him it was too close to dinnertime to have a snack."

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