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Hansel meaning and name origin

Hansel \ha(n)-sel\ as a boy's name is a variant of Hans (Scandinavian, German, Danish, Hebrew) and John (Hebrew), and the meaning of Hansel is "God is gracious".

The baby name Hansel sounds like Hanzel and Hansl. Other similar baby names are Hanyel, Haniel, Hansen and Mansel.

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Popularity of Hansel

Hansel is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#7025 out of 88799) (1990 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of the name Hansel for boys (2012 statistics). Compare Hansel with its source forms and related boy baby names.
Popularity of name Hansel
Popularity of Hansel