|Number of People||👶 1,900,000|
|Rate in 2021||24|
|Name origin||🌍 Hebrew|
"Daniel", one of the best known and most popular male names today, comes from the Hebrew "דָּנִיֵּאל", "Daniyyel" or "Dāniyyêl". While it is true that the words "Dan" and "El" can be translated together as "divine name", the whole of "Dan-i-el" is interpreted as "God is my judge" or, more commonly, "God's justice".
Diminutives and variations of the name Daniel
The most common diminutives of the name "Daniel" are:
Dan, Dani or Danny, Dann, Neil, Nel
Popularity of the name Daniel
The name "Daniel" is one of the most common name all around the English speaking countries. This name is the 25th most popular baby’s name in Virginia based on the data given by the reliable American resources in the year 1952 in the United states of America.
For instance, only 302 babies were given the name "Daniel" in Virginia in the year 1962. A total pf 23 thousand babies bear the same first name during the year 1962 in the United states of America. From the year 1880 to the year 2018, the highest recorded use of the name "Daniel" is related to the year 1985 with a total of 38 thousand newborn babies.
Since the year 1880 to the year 1000, the given name was recorded 1 million times in the SSA public database. The name "Daniel" appeared in the year 1880 for the first time on the popularity charts and at that about 600 newborn babies were given the name "Daniel". It became a common choice in the name selection process in the year 1880 with a rank of 23 nationwide and was registered 600 times as a baby boy’s name.
The name "Daniel" became a popular baby’s name in the state of California in the year 1994. This name ranked 1 with about 5 thousand newborn babies. Also the all time high record for the name "Daniel" is related to the year 1990 in the state of California with 5000 babies.
The name "Daniel" is a consistent top ranking name in the state of Connecticut for 109 consecutive years. This name is also popular choice for families in Alabama and Texas as well.
"Daniel" of the Old Testament is known for remaining loyal to the God of Israel. According to the Bible, he was thrown into a lion’s den for refusing to worship the1.
Personality of the name Daniel
Those named "Daniel" are usually kind, intelligent and very sociable men. They are calm and close people who avoid loneliness and enjoy being active; they like to innovate, discover new hobbies and do research on their own.
They are open-minded people who many turn to for advice, as they are great and generous communicators. Something that greatly characterizes those called "Daniel" is their ability to adapt to new situations; not only are they not shy about the new, but they enjoy testing themselves.
Here we have the letter analysis of the name "Daniel":
D is for desire, your thoughts do aspire
A is for accord, the harmony you spread
N is for neatness, your orderly way
I is for excellent, your passion and your drive
L is for lively, your life is full of energy
If you are considering a nickname for a baby named "Daniel", you can pick the reversed form of the main form of the given name.
The name Daniel in other languages
English, German and French: Daniel
Famous people named Daniel
Daniel Day Lewis
Daniel's Saint's Day
"Daniel's" Saint's Day is usually celebrated on June 21 (Saint Daniel the Prophet).
Numerology of the name Daniel
According to numerology, the number associated with the name "Daniel" is 9.
Similar names to the name Daniel
Daksha, Daniel, David and Dylan
Etymologically, the Hebrew name "Daniel" means "my judge is God". The one who bears the name "Daniel" is distinguished by his appropriate notion of justice, his
kindness and his wisdom, something closely linked to the symbolism of the name and its origins. moreover, We find the origin of the masculine name "Daniel" in the Hebrew language, since its original form is Danniyyel
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