Meaning and name origin
Nethanyel \n(e)-than-yel, neth(a)-nyel\ as a boy's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Nethanyel is "God has given". Nethanyel is a variant of Nathaniel (Hebrew); biblical: one of the 12 apostles, who was also called Bartholomew.
Nethanyel 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 Nethanyel and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Nathaniel (#94), Nathanael (#586) and Nathanial. (2014 statistics).