Meaning and name origin
Natanael \n(a)-ta-nael\ as a boy's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Natanael is "God has given". Natanael is a variant of Nathaniel (Hebrew); biblical: one of the 12 apostles, who was also called Bartholomew.
Natanael has 1 variant form: Nataniel.
Natanael is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Natanael and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Nathaniel (#94). (2014 statistics).