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Axel is a Scandinavian variant of Absalom. Absalom originates in Hebrew language and means "peace of the father". As a masculine given name it is very rare in the United States.

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Axel Lindstrom - baseball player
Axel Paulsen - figure skater
Axel Oxenstierna - statesman

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