Eagle Name Meaning

English (mainly East Anglia): nickname for a lordly, impressive, or sharp-eyed man, from Middle English egle ‘eagle’ (from Old French aigle, from Latin aquila). English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Laigle in Orne, France, the name of which ostensibly means ‘the eagle’, although it is possible that the recorded forms result from the operation of early folk etymology on some unknown original. Matilda de Aquila is recorded in 1129 as the widow of Robert Mowbray, Earl of Northumberland. Jewish: translation into English of Adler.

List of People with Surname Eagle

Based on our public records, there are a total of 6,588 people with the surname Eagle. Among these people surnamed Eagle, there are approximately 652 distinct names, with an average of 10 people who share the same name. Charles Eagle, Thomas Eagle and Mary Eagle are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Eagle, with 60, 60 and 60 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that California has the most people surnamed Eagle, with a total of 505 people, and there are a total of 293 distinct names among these people. Michigan is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Eagle, with a total of 515 people and an average of 273 distinct names.