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Origin

  • Hebrew

Meaning/history

  • Gift of God

Nicknames

  • Nate,
  • Nat,
  • nath,
  • Nat,
  • Thaniel

Interesting Nathaniels

  • George Nathaniel The Duke of Curzon was a very interesting person,
  • Nat King Cole,
  • Nathaniel Parker,
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne, author of The Scarlet Letter,
  • Nate Silver

Unfortunate Nathaniels

  • Priest Nathaniel(crazy priest from war of the worlds)

Nathaniel goes well with

Middle names/Siblings/Partners

  • George,
  • stewart,
  • Robert,
  • Michael

When I hear Nathaniel
I think of...

  • my son,
  • the tv series 6 feet under,
  • The song 'Jump in Nathaniel',
  • Inspector Lynley (played by Nathaniel Parker),
  • Nathaniel in the War of the Worlds,
  • The song from war of the worlds, No Nathaniel No,
  • My gorgeous husband,
  • Uncharted
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