Kornel is a male name, in Croatia principally Croatian, but also Hungarian and Serbian. It is one of the relatively rare names in Croatia, with about twenty namesakes living there.
The relative popularity of names Kornel in Croatia
The name Kornel was the most popular from years 1931 to 1954, when about 26% of the persons bearing this name were born. The peak year was 1931.
Name Kornel is relatively more common in the north of the country. Most of the persons named Kornel live in the following cities and municipalities: Osijek (less than ten), Zagreb (less than ten), Kneževi Vinogradi (less than ten). Relatively speaking, the city with the highest percentage of namesakes is Prgomet (0.21% of total population).
In the sources analysed in the project Acta Croatica so far, the name is mentioned over ten times, the first time 1917 in source List of Dignitaries, Officials and Public Servants of the Kingdom of Croatia-Slavonia.