What does Emanuel mean?
(male) Ednuel, Emael, ..
(female) Emane, Emanes, .. Middle name pairings:
Emanuel Harry (E.H.), ..
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 #347. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Emmanuel (#150 the previous year), Manuel (#283), Immanuel (#906) and Manual are the popular related forms of Emanuel (#347 the previous year). Usage of these relations of Emanuel was at its apex 10 years ago (adoption of 0.33%) and is almost as conventional today (adoption 0.28%, down 17%). Manuel is the all-time favorite, though Emmanuel is now higher in the list, while Manuel is now somewhat dated.
Emanuel▲ is alike in pronunciation to Imanoel and Immannuel. Other suggested similar 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.See names in meaning and etymology.