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Gender: Male Meaning of Kaniel: "the Lord supports me" Origin of Kaniel: Hebrew

The name Kaniel is a boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "the Lord supports me". Kaniel and discussed in our forums with posts like "What would be the perfect twin?".

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Unusual Daniel relative.

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Pop Culture References for the name Kaniel

Kaniel Outis, alter ego of Michael Scofield on "Prison Break"


alyssum Says:


Me too. I don't think I'd give this name to a kid, because I can picture everyone going "Are you sure you don't mean Daniel?" every day at school and such, but it's kind of a cool sound.

RoddyThlayli Says:


I actually kind of like this.

Marlz81 Says:


Who's naming their kids these names!! Smh 😝

Zelliew Says:


Daniel is a great name but Kaniel is its poor relation