Variation of Nathaniel
"gift of God"

Nathanael Origin and Meaning

The name Nathanael is a boy's name of French origin.

Nathaniel is a wonderful classic name and Nathanael, which may be an ancient Greek or Hebrew form, is appealing and has gravitas but may prove needlessly confusing in the modern world.

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Famous People Named Nathanael

  • Nathanael GreeneAmerican Revolutionary general
  • Nathanael West (born Nathan Weinstein)American novelist
  • Nathanael ben Nehemiah CaspiFrench Jewish scholar
  • Nathanael Greene HerreshoffAmerican naval architect
  • Nathanael RichardsEnglish dramatist and poet
  • Nathanael Zephaniah Leafson of English actors Tamsin Greig and Richard Leaf
  • Nathanael Nicolas Hasselbeck (b. 1981)son of NFL player Don Hasselbeck; brother,in,law of Elisabeth Hasselbeck

Nathanael in Pop Culture

  • Nathanael from Miraculous Ladybug