Daniel Name Meaning & Origin

Daniel

Pronunciation: DAN-yəl (key)

Origin of the name Daniel:

Derived from the Hebrew dāni’ēl (God is my judge). The name is borne in the Bible by a Hebrew prophet whose faith kept him from harm in a den of hungry lions. Short: Dan. Pet: Danny.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

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Dan, Danny, Danyel

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This ia a fine name but personally i would chose something that is more unquie. In my school which had 1000 pupils in each class there was about 6 Daniel's

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