Nettle Name Meaning

English (Cornwall): probably a topographic name for someone who lived at a place overgrown with nettles, Middle English net(t)el. Respelling of North German Nettel, a nickname for an obnoxious person, from Middle Low German nettel ‘nettle’.

List of People with Surname Nettle

As far as we found, there are a total of 114 people with the surname Nettle. Among these people surnamed Nettle, there are around 56 different names, with an average of 2 people sharing the same name. Mary Nettle, Robert Nettle and James Nettle are the top three most common names from the list of people surnamed Nettle, with 7, 5 and 5 people respectively.

Furthermore, Our research has shown that Texas has the greatest number of people surnamed Nettle, with a total of 22 people, and there are a total of 17 different names among these people. Ohio is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Nettle, with a total of 16 people and an average of 15 different names.