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What does Emanuel mean?

Emanuel Pronunciation of Emanuel as a name for boys is of Hebrew derivation, and the meaning of Emanuel is "God is with us". Emanuel is a variant form of Emmanuel (Hebrew).



VARIANTS Immanuele, Immanuel, Imanuel, Emonuel, Emonual, Emmonuel, Emmonual, Emmanual, Emmanouil, Emanuele, Emanual

ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA EMMANUEL Eman, Manoel, Manual, Manuel, Manuela, Manuelo



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How popular is Emanuel?

Emanuel is a very prominent first name for men (#498 out of 1220, Top 41%) and also a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#5296 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Emanuel reached its top rank of #256 in the U.S. in the year 2007, and is currently at #364. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2016)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Emanuel name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Emanuel outside U.S.

Which version is better?

Emmanuel (#157 THE PREVIOUS YEAR), Manuel (#280), Immanuel (#974) and Manual are the popular related forms of Emanuel (#364). Usage of these relations of Emanuel was at its apex 11 years ago (ADOPTION OF 0.33%) and is almost as conventional today (ADOPTION 0.26%, DOWN 21%). Manuel is the all-time favorite, though Emmanuel is now higher in the list, while Manuel is now somewhat dated.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Emanuel, Emmanuel, Immanuel, Manual, Manuel in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Emanuel, Emmanuel outside U.S.

Similar Names

Emanuel is alike in pronunciation to Imanoel and Immannuel. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Chaniel, Chanyel, Daniel, Dannel, Dantel, Danyel, Evander, Evangel, Evangelo, Franzel, Haniel, Hansel, Hanyel, Hanzel, Kaniel, Mandel, Mansel, Manvel, Pauel, Rancel, Randel, Samuel and Thaniel. These names tend to be less commonly used than Emanuel.

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