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What does Dannel mean?

Dannel Pronunciation of Dannel [dan-nel] as a boys' name has its root in Hebrew, and the name Dannel means "God is my judge". Dannel is a version of Daniel (Hebrew).

Associated with: judge.


Dannel has 9 variants: Danal, Daneal, Danell, Danial, Daniele, Danil, Danyal, Danyel and Deiniol.

10 more related forms via Daniel: Dan, Dane, Danek, Dani, Danilo, Danko, Dannie, Danny, Dantrell and Danya.

Creative forms:
(male) Denel, Dennel, ..

(female) Dance, Dandex, ..

Middle name pairings:
Dannel Bobby (D.B.), ..

How popular is Dannel?

Dannel is an unusual given name for males but a somewhat prominent surname for all people (#116835 out of 150436, Top 78%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent varying forms of Dannel (not ranked) are Daniel (#12 in 2015), Danny (#426), Dane (#626), Danilo (#1029), Dan (#1723), Dantrell, Dannie and Danial. Other forms, like Danal, are uncommon. These forms of Dannel reached the height of their popularity during 1980-1989 (adoption of 2.04%) and have become much less popular since (adoption 0.78%, 62% less), with versions such as Dan becoming somewhat outmoded. Daniel is the firm favorite, although Danilo seems to be gaining favor too. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dan, Dane, Danial, Daniel, Danilo in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dannie, Danny, Dantrell in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Daniel, Danny outside U.S.

Similar Names

Dannel is pronounced similarly to Donal, Donell, Donnel and Donnell. Other recommended names are Banner, Dabnee (see Dabney), Dabney, Dael, Daine, Danie, Dann, Danno, Dante, Dantel, Darcel, Darel, Dariel, Darneil, Darnel, Darnell, Darrel, Daviel, Dayne, Dayner, Denley, Dennes, Dennet, Denney, Denzel, Donne, Donnelly, Donzel, Dunlea, Dunley, Dunne, Dunnlea (see Dunley), Dunnley (see Dunley), Gannet, Haniel, Hannes, Hanniel, Hansel, Hanyel, Hanzel, Janne, Kaniel, Kannen, Mandel, Manoel, Mansel, Manuel, Manvel, Parnel, Rancel, Randel, Tannen, Tanner and Tanney. These names tend to be more frequently used than Dannel.

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