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German Pronunciation

Listen to the German pronunciation of Kjell. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:

Predominant Age Group in Germany

Typically born after 1970

Predominant Regional Usage

  • Northern Germany

Origin and Meaning

Scandinavian name, derived from Old Norse ketill = '(sacrificial) cauldron, helmet'

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