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What does Nethanel mean?

Nethanel Pronunciation of Nethanel [nethanel] as a name for boys has its root in Hebrew, and Nethanel means "God has given". Nethanel is an alternate form of Nathaniel (Hebrew). Biblical: one of the 12 apostles.


Nethanel has 7 variants: Nathanael, Nathaneal, Nathanial, Nathanyal, Nathanyel, Nethaniel and Nethanyel.

3 more different relations via Nathaniel: Natanael, Nataniel and Nathan.

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Middle name pairings:
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How popular is Nethanel?

Nethanel is a rare first name for males. Nethanel is an equally unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent alternative forms of Nethanel (outside Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000 are Natanael, Nathan (#38 last year), Nathanael (#580), Nathanial and Nathaniel (#97). Usage of these forms of Nethanel was at its peak 11 years ago (usage of 1.1%) and is somewhat less today (usage 0.7%, 37.9%). Nathan is more familiar than the rest, although Nathanael appears to be gaining favor too, while Nathanial has lost favor. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Natanael, Nathan, Nathanael, Nathanial, Nathaniel in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Nathan, Nathaniel outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Arthel, Bethel, Betuel, Chaniel, Chanyel, Deshane, Heshel (see Hershel), Leonel, Michael, Mihangel, Mychael, Nagel, Natal, Natale, Natan, Nathen, Nathon, Neal, Neale, Neall, Neander, Neel, Nefthali, Neilan, Neptune, Neuman, Neumann, Nevan, Newall, Newel, Newhall, Newland, Newman, Newmann, Nikhel, Nishan, Othniel, Pedael (see Pedahel), Pedahel, Pedayel, Petuel, Raphael, Shawnel and Thaniel. These names tend to be more frequently used than Nethanel.

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