Nathaniel originates from Hebrew. Meaning "given by God," it is derived from Netan'el and is also the name of an apostle in the New Testament. Nathaniel is a very popular name that has consistently been in the top 100 names since the 1980s.
Similar Names: Nathan, Nate
Famous Nathaniel Names: Nathaniel Hawthorne (novelist), Nathaniel Adams Coles, birth name of singer Nat King Cole)