What does Natanael mean?
Natanael /na-tan-ael/ [3 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Hebrew derivation, and Natanael means "God has given". Natanael is a version of Nathaniel (Hebrew). Biblical: one of the 12 apostles.
Natanael has 1 variant: Nataniel.more]
How popular is Natanael?
Natanael is an uncommon given name for males. Natanael is also a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Nathan (#38 the previous year), Nathaniel (#94), Nathanael (#586), Nat, Nathanial and Nate are the popular alternative forms of Natanael (not ranked). Variants like Thaniel are seldom used. Usage of these boy names reached its highest in the year 1998 (usage of 0.4928%) and is now significantly lower (usage 0.3803%, down 22.8%), with the versions Nathanial and Nat becoming less stylish. Nathan (#38) and Nathanael (#586) are two of the more trendy names for newborns in this list, with Nathan having a rebound in popularity. Shown below is an analysis of the usage of the boy name Natanael and related names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)