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  1. Nigelnoun

    A male given name, of mostly British usage.

  2. Etymology: English form of Nigellus, diminutive of niger, used in the Middle Ages to Latinize Norman Néel or Gaelic Neil.

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Nigel' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2996

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Nigel' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3279

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Nigel in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Nigel in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Nigel in a Sentence

  1. This Is Spinal Tap:

    Nigel It's like, how much more black could this be and the answer is none. None more black.

  2. Sam Galsworthy:

    I've always felt an emotional connection with Stamford Raffles because Stamford Raffles was my great, great, great, great, great grandfather, when I mentioned this to Nigel Moore [ Raffles' FB director ], I saw his face light up as I hoped it would. But I was blissfully unaware that 2015 would be the centenary of the Raffles Singapore Sling.

  3. Nigel Farage:

    There is a massive appetite for Nigel Farage Brexit Party right now because people want to live in a democratic country, we have been betrayed, not just by Senior Conservatives, Labour Party have done the same thing too.

  4. This Is Spinal Tap:

    Nigel You know, just simple lines intertwining, you know, very much like - I'm really influenced by Mozart and Bach, and it's sort of in between those, really. It's like a Mach piece, really. It's sort of - Marty What do you call this Nigel Well, this piece is called Lick My Love Pump.

  5. Michael Persley:

    I really need the community to help bring justice to the family of Nigel Brown.

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    • A. hunch
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