Danial Name Meaning & Origin
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.
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The origin is old Hebrew (Daniel), meaning "Only God is My Judge," variations being Daniel, Daniyal, Danyaal, etc. Phonetic brother/sisters meaning the same. The root name being adopted culturally usually resulted in slight spelling corrections in order to maintain language continuity.
"Other ways to read include "god is my weapon" and "love is my weapon" but there was too "that goddess my weapon" you think? sure any language, which just means knowing the words for what they mean to you Danial."
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