Name
DANIEL

Name DANIEL

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 3,967,373 births of Daniel in the countries below, which represents an average of 27,939 births of children bearing the first name Daniel per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 31,869 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Daniel   
In Italiano Nome Daniel   
Available variants : Daniél , Danièl , Daniël , Daníel , Dániel , Dàniel , Dâniel
Variations : Dan , Danielle , Daniélle , Daniëlle , Danny


Information about the first name Daniel

We celebrate Daniel on December 11th
The first name Daniel is listed in our categories :The first name Daniel has been assigned to:
99.76% to boys
0.24% to girls
The country where the first name Daniel is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 6 letters including 3 vowels and 3 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Daniel

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Daniel : Adelin, Adenil, Adilen, Adinel, Adline, Adniel, Aldeni, Aldine, Aldnei, Aledin, Alinde, Andiel, Andile, Anilde, Daelin, Dailen, Dainel, Dalein, Dalien, Daline, Dalnei, Dan Eli, Dan Iel, Daneil, Daneli, Dan-Eli, Da'niel, Danile, Danlei, Deilan, Delain, Delani, Délani, Delian, Delina, Délina, Delnia, Denali, Denial, Denila, Dianel, Dielan, Dilane, Dilean, Dilena, Dinael, Dinela, Dlenia, Dnaiel, Dniela, Eadlin, Edilan, Edinal, Edlani, Edlina, Eildan, Eldian, Eldina, Elidan, Elinda, Elnida, Enaldi, Enilda, Idanel, Ildane, Ildean, Indela, Inelda, Laiden, Landie, Ldiane, Leanid, Ledian, Ledina, Leidan, Leidna, Leinad, Lenida, Liande, Lidane, Lindea, Lineda, Nadiel, Nadlie, Nailde, Naledi, Neadil, Nealdi, Nedila, Neilda, Nelida, Nidale, Nielda

Anacyclics of the first name Daniel

An anacyclic is a word or phrase that can be read in the normal sense of reading or in the opposite direction. Here is the list of names that are anonymous of the given name Daniel: Leinad

Daniel in Japanese *

Romajidanieru
Katakanaダニエル
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Daniel in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Daniel

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Middle English Daniel, Daniell, from Ancient Greek Δᾱνῑήλ (Dānīḗl), from Hebrew דָּנִיֵּאל‎ (daniyél, literally “God is my judge”), name borne from the prophet whose story is told in the Book of Daniel.
Anagrams src :
  • Aldine, Delian, Delina, Denali, Leanid, alined, deal in, dealin', denail, denial, dienal, enlaid, inlead, lained, lead in, lead-in, leadin', nailed
Noun src :
  • daniel (plural daniels)
  • (US slang) The buttocks.
Pronunciation src :
  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈdænjəl/, /ˈdanjəl/
  • Rhymes: -ænjəl
Pronunciation src :
  • enPR: Dăn'yəl, IPA(key): /ˈdænjəl/
  • (UK) IPA(key): [ˈdanjəl]
  • (obsolete) enPR: Dăn'əl, IPA(key): /ˈdænəl/Rhymes: -ænjəl
Noun (Derived terms) src :
  • Daniel come to judgement
Proper noun (Alternative forms) src :
  • (French surname): Danis, Daneau, Danel, Danès, Danet, Daniau, Deniau, Deniaud, Deniel, Dennel, Dany, Daniellot, Daniélou
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • (diminutives): Dan, Danny
  • (feminine equivalents): Dana, Daniela, Daniella, Danielle
  • Daniil
FR French
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /da.njɛl/
  • Homophones: Danielle, Danièle
Proper noun src :
  • Daniel m
  • (biblical) Daniel (biblical book and prophet)
  • a male given name from Hebrew, equivalent to English Daniel
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • (feminine names): Danièle, Danielle
General
Etymology src :
  • Derived from Hebrew דניאל‎.
Noun src :
  • Daniel (plural Daniels)
  • A wise judge, like the biblical Daniel who ingeniously saved a woman from false accusations of adultery.
ES Spanish
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /daˈnjel/ [d̪aˈnjel]
  • Rhymes: -el
  • Syllabification: Da‧niel
Proper noun src :
  • Daniel m
  • Daniel (biblical book and prophet)
  • a male given name from Hebrew, equivalent to English Daniel
  • the letter D in the Spanish spelling alphabet
Slovak
Noun src :
  • daniel m anim
  • fallow deer (any member of the genus Dama)
  • daniel škvrnitý ― European fallow deer (Dama dama)
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): [ˈdani̯el]
Proper noun src :
  • Daniel m anim (genitive singular Daniela, nominative plural Danielovia, declension pattern of chlap)
  • a male given name from Hebrew, equivalent to English Daniel
  • (religion) Daniel
Noun (Derived terms) src :
  • danielica
  • danielik
  • danielka
  • danielča
  • danielí
Polish
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from Old Czech daněl, from Latin damma, from Proto-Indo-European *demh₂- (“to domesticate, tame”)
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from Latin Daniēl, from Ancient Greek Δᾱνῑήλ (Dānīḗl), from Biblical Hebrew דָּנִיֵּאל‎ (daniyél).
Etymology src :
  • See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.
Etymology (Proper noun) src :
  • Daniel m pers
  • (biblical) Daniel (Biblical character)Daniel m pers (feminine Daniela)
  • a male given name, equivalent to English Daniel
Etymology (Proper noun) src :
  • Daniel f
  • genitive plural of Daniela
Noun src :
  • daniel m anim
  • fallow deer (any member of the genus Dama)
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈda.ɲɛl/
  • Rhymes: -aɲɛl
  • Syllabification: da‧niel
  • Homophone: Daniel
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈda.ɲɛl/
  • Rhymes: -aɲɛl
  • Syllabification: Da‧niel
  • Homophone: daniel
PT Portuguese
Etymology src :
  • From Old Galician-Portuguese Daniel, from Latin Daniēl, from Ancient Greek Δᾱνῑήλ (Dānīḗl), from Hebrew דָּנִיֵּאל‎. Doublet of Danilo.
Pronunciation src :
  • Rhymes: (Portugal) -ɛl, (Brazil) -ɛw
  • Hyphenation: Da‧ni‧el
Proper noun src :
  • Daniel m (plural Daniéis)
  • (biblical) Daniel (Old Testament prophet)
  • a male given name from Hebrew, equivalent to English Daniel
SE Swedish
Etymology src :
  • From Vulgate Latin Daniel, ultimately of Hebrew origin. First recorded as a given name in Sweden in 1246.
Anagrams src :
  • ilande, inleda
Proper noun src :
  • Daniel c (genitive Daniels)
  • Daniel (biblical book and prophet)
  • a male given name from Hebrew, equivalent to English Daniel
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • (male given names) Dan
  • (female names) Daniela, Daniella
  • (surnames) Danielsson
Latin
Etymology src :
  • From the Ancient Greek Δᾱνῑήλ (Dānīḗl), from the Biblical Hebrew דָּנִיֵּאל‎ (Daniyél, “Daniel”, literally “God is [my] judge”).
Alternative forms src :
  • (book of the Bible): Dan.
  • Danihēl
Pronunciation src :
  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈdaː.ni.eːl/, [ˈd̪äːnieːɫ̪]
  • (modern Italianate Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈda.ni.el/, [ˈd̪äːniel]
Proper noun src :
  • Dāniēl m sg (genitive Dāniēlis); third declension
  • Daniel (Biblical character)
  • Book of Daniel
Proper noun (Declension) src :
  • Third-declension noun, singular only.
Proper noun (Descendants) src :
  • Albanian: Danjell, Daniell, Daniel
  • English: Daniel, Dan
  • Italian: Daniele
  • Swedish: Daniel
NL Dutch
Etymology src :
  • The village is named after a former plantation house.
Anagrams src :
  • eiland, inlade, lade in
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈdaː.niˌjɛl/
  • Hyphenation: Da‧ni‧el
Proper noun src :
  • Daniel m
  • A village in Curaçao.
  • Alternative form of Daniël.
FI Finnish
Etymology src :
  • From Ancient Greek Δᾱνῑήλ (Dānīḗl), from Hebrew דָּנִיֵּאל‎ (daniyél).
Anagrams src :
  • elandi
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈdɑniel/, [ˈdɑ̝nie̞l]
  • Rhymes: -ɑniel
  • Syllabification(key): Da‧ni‧el
Proper noun src :
  • Daniel
  • Daniel (biblical book and prophet)
  • a male given name from Hebrew
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • Taneli
Proper noun (Statistics) src :
  • Daniel is the 87th most common male given name in Finland, belonging to 8,010 male individuals (and as a middle name to 7,678 more), and also belongs to 12 female individuals (and as a middle name to 22 more), according to February 2023 data from the Digital and Population Data Services Agency of Finland.
DK Danish
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): [ˈd̥æːˀnjəl]
Proper noun src :
  • Daniel
  • (biblical) Daniel
  • Daniel (book of the Bible)
  • a male given name from Hebrew, equivalent to English Daniel
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • (male given names) Dan, Danni, Danny
  • (female given names) Daniella, Danielle
  • (surnames) Danielsen
DE German
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈdaːni̯ɛl/, [ˈdaː.njɛl], [ˈdaː.ni.ɛl]
  • IPA(key): /ˈdaːˌni̯eːl/, /ˈdaːni̯əl/ (rarer variants)
  • Hyphenation: Da‧ni‧el
Proper noun src :
  • Daniel m (proper noun, strong, genitive Daniels)
  • (biblical) Daniel (biblical book and prophet)
  • a male given name from Hebrew, feminine equivalent Daniela, equivalent to English Daniel
CZ Czech
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): [ˈdanɪjɛl]
Proper noun src :
  • Daniel m anim
  • a male given name from Hebrew, equivalent to English Daniel
 

Popularity of the name Daniel

Number of DANIEL births per year

Total births of Daniel by country

Births with the first name Daniel
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
1,957,280
4,480
BRBrazil
1930 - 2022
741,053
4,770
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
436,677
175
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2021
118,043
0
ESSpain
2002 - 2021
102,176
0
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
87,339
0
ONOntario
1913 - 2019
72,714
0
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
62,665
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
60,935
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
34,452
0
PLPoland
2000 - 2022
32,540
2
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
32,116
0
IEIreland
1964 - 2022
29,019
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
26,085
93
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2022
25,757
0
NONorway
1945 - 2022
19,524
0
MXMexico
2017 - 2021
18,911
0
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2022
18,229
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
15,685
0
CLChili
2010 - 2021
10,163
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
9,867
10
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
9,776
96
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
8,935
43
SESweden
1998 - 2022
7,135
0
FIFinland
2003 - 2022
4,495
0
NSNew Scotland
1920 - 2022
4,460
0
MDMoldova
2016 - 2022
3,733
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2022
3,338
0
BEBelgium
1995 - 2022
2,154
0
SKSlovakia
2011 - 2022
962
0
NLNetherlands
2015 - 2022
915
0
SISlovenia
1992 - 2022
299
0
EEEstonia
1931 - 2022
230
0
CASKSaskatchewan
2013 - 2022
42
0

Total births of Daniel by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Daniel
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2022
9,032
0
BRBrazil
2022
6,139
0
MXMexico
2021
4,133
0
ESSpain
2021
2,520
0
DEGermany
2022
2,062
0
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
1,224
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2021
1,150
0
ITItaly
2021
946
0
PLPoland
2022
717
0
MDMoldova
2022
527
0
CLChili
2021
506
0
FRFrance
2022
409
0
ONOntario
2019
401
0
AUAustralia
2022
322
0
IEIreland
2022
303
0
ATAustria
2021
249
0
FIFinland
2022
234
0
NONorway
2022
115
0
SESweden
2022
112
0
NLNetherlands
2022
102
0
CHSwitzerland
2021
101
0
ARArgentina
2015
95
0
ABAlberta
2022
91
0
BEBelgium
2022
85
0
BCBritish Columbia
2022
83
0
NZNew Zealand
2022
77
0
DKDenmark
2022
71
0
QCQuebec
2022
63
0

Comments on the name Daniel

Personalities with the first name Daniel

There are 2026 personalities with the first name Daniel


Louis Armstrong
(Louis Daniel Armstrong) src

United states of america
Actor Writer Conductor Singer Musician Songwriter Bandleader Film score composer Radio personality Street artist Film actor Trumpeter Jazz musician Recording artist


Daniel Defoe
(Daniel Foe) src

Great britain Kingdom of england
Writer Businessperson Poet Journalist Publisher Publicist Opinion journalist Novelist Prosaist Children's writer


Daniel Radcliffe
(Daniel Jacob Radcliffe) src

United kingdom
Actor Singer Child actor Stage actor Television actor Film actor


Dan Brown
src

United states of america
Writer Teacher Musician Researcher Journalist Novelist Prosaist


Daniel Craig
(Daniel Wroughton Craig) src

United states of america United kingdom
Television actor Film actor Actor Stage actor Voice actor Model


Daniel Day-Lewis
(Daniel Michael Blake Day) src

Republic of ireland United kingdom
Actor Artist Stage actor Television actor Film actor


Daniel Bernoulli
src

Switzerland
Physician Physicist Mathematician Economist University teacher Statistician


Dani Alves
(Daniel Alves Da Silva) src

Spain Brazil
Association football player


Gabriel Fahrenheit
src

Polish–lithuanian commonwealth
Physicist Inventor Chemist Instrument maker


Hans Daniel Jensen
src

West germany German reich
Physicist University teacher Nuclear physicist



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Daniel
Full list of personalities with the first name Daniel

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Daniel

There are 13098 actors and actresses with the first name Daniel
Daniel Forrester
Daniel Adamec
Daniel R. Monje
Daniel Menake
Daniel Kühn
Daniel Oliver Frisch
Daniel Avilés
Daniel Arias
Daniel Karas
Daniel Koral Özsoy
Daniel Egnal
Daniel Roche
Daniel Chalfa
Daniel Huttlestone
Daniel Mart
Daniel Hausser
Daniel Mavrov
Daniel Reed Ferrell
Daniel R. Smith
Daniel Okeefe
Daniel Parrillo
Daniel Cook
Daniel Nelson
Daniel Yelsky
Daniel Schnell
Daniel Meyer
Daniel Perez
Daniel Mignault
Daniel Ziegler
Daniel Spear

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Daniel
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Daniel

Rankings of first name DANIEL by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#3MD Moldova2022
#7MX Mexico2021
#7ES Spain2021
#8DE Germany2022
#10IE Ireland2022
#14US United State of America2022
#14CZ Czechoslovakia2016
#20ON Ontario2019
#27AB Alberta2022
#29BC British Columbia2022
#32BR Brazil2022
#39AT Austria2021
#40FI Finland2022
#45PL Poland2022
#47IT Italy2021
#48CL Chili2021
#52NO Norway2022
#53NZ New Zealand2022
#54GB United Kingdom2021
#71AU Australia2022
#80CH Switzerland2021
#104DK Denmark2022
#105SE Sweden2022
#107QC Quebec2022
#130BE Belgium2022
#145AR Argentina2015
#164FR France2022
#170NL Netherlands2022
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name DANIEL (female) births over the last year available in each country