What does the name Ethel mean? The meaning of the name Ethel is Noble. The origin of the name Ethel is English. This is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word, the language.
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Name Notes: Ethel Merman, singer/actress. Ethel Barrymore, actress. Ethel Waters, singer.