Meaning of Appell in English:

Appell

noun

(also Appel)
historical
  • In the First World War (1914–18) and especially the Second World War (1939–45): a roll-call taken in a German prisoner-of-war camp or concentration camp.

Pronunciation

Appell

/əˈpɛl/ /ˈapɛl/

Origin

Early 20th century. From German Appell muster, roll-call from French appel call, appeal, muster.