Kayl ( Luxembourgish Keel, for the people " calves " ) is a municipality in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, in the canton Esch -sur-Alzette.


Kayl is located in the south of Luxembourg and touched with a small tip to the border with France.

Composition of the community

The municipality comprises the towns and Kayl Tétange ( Tétange ).


For the first time the place is called 1235, when Alexander of Zolver the Differdingen woman pin his abgekauften from the canon of St. Paulin in Trier goods bequeathed in " Keyle ". The name Kayl has changed only slightly since the 13th century, although over 20 different spellings are known.

Sons and daughters of the community

  • Roger Thull (* 1939 in Tétange ), cyclist
  • Camillo rims ( * 1920 in Tétange, † 2005 in Esch -sur-Alzette ) singer, songwriter, radio and television presenter


In Kayl a data center of the P & T is located near the motorway.