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Meaning and name origin
Hansel \ha(n)-sel\ as a boy's name is of Scandinavian, German, Danish and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Hansel is "God is gracious". Hansel is a variant of John (Hebrew); biblical: the name of the longest-lived of the 12 apostles, who was especially loved by Christ.
Hansel has 1 variant form: Hanzel.
Hansel is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#7025 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Hansel for boys (2015 statistics).
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