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Type Surname (from location)
Usage German
Pronounced Pron. KEES-lu  [key]
Other Forms FormsKiesel, Kiesling, Kiessling, Kissling, Kisling, Kisling, Keasling, Kesling, Keisling, Keseling, Keesling, Kesel, Kissler, Keasler, Keesler, Kessler, Kesler, Giesel, Gissel, Gieseler, Geisler, Giesler, Gisler, Kieser

Meaning & History

Topographic name for someone who lived on a patch of gravelly land, derived from Middle High German kisel or Old High German kisil meaning "pebble, gravel".
Added 11/3/2018 by General9696
Edited 7/3/2022 by General9696