Hänsel is a ♂ male name.
Hänsel is a German diminutive of the name Hans, which derived from the Hebrew name Johannes.
Hänsel means “Yahweh is gracious” (from Hebrew “yo/יֹו”, abbreviation of “yeho/יְהוֹ” = referring to the Hebrew God + “ḥanán/חָנַן” = to show favor/to be gracious).
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