Given Name NATHANAEL

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: נְתַנְאֵל (Ancient Hebrew), Ναθαναηλ (Ancient Greek)
PRONOUNCED: nə-THAN-yəl (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

From the Hebrew name נְתַנְאֵל (Netan'el) meaning "God has given". It is borne by several minor characters in the Old Testament, typically spelled Nethanel or Nethaneel. In the New Testament this is the name of an apostle, probably another name of the apostle called Bartholomew.

Categories

apostles, biblical
VARIANT: Nathaniel (Biblical)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Nethanel (Biblical Hebrew), Nathanahel (Biblical Latin), Natanail (Bulgarian), Nathaniel, Nat, Nate (English), Nathanaël (French), Natanaele (Italian), Natanail (Macedonian), Natanael, Nataniel (Portuguese), Natanael, Nataniel (Spanish)
SAME SPELLING: Nathanaël
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