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  1. Stell

    Stell is a name for a deep pool in a river where salmon rest and are fished, such as that found at Amble in Northumberland, England.Fishing using stell nets was made illegal by the Tweed Act in Britain in 1857.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stellverb

    to place or fix firmly or permanently

  2. Stellverb

    a prop; a support, as for the feet in standing or cilmbing

  3. Stellverb

    a partial inclosure made by a wall or trees, to serve as a shelter for sheep or cattle

  4. Etymology: [See Stell, v. t.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Stell

    stel, v.t. (Shak.) to place, set.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. STELL

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Stell is ranked #13306 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Stell surname appeared 2,292 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Stell.

    83.9% or 1,925 total occurrences were White.
    9.6% or 222 total occurrences were Black.
    2.6% or 61 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2.2% or 51 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.8% or 20 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.5% or 13 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stell in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stell in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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