Name Nael Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Nael


Nael is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Nael?

The name Nael is of debated meaning and origin. Maybe Nael is a variant of the Arabic name Nail, or a short form of names that end in “-nael” (e.g. Gwenael or Nathanael). Besides, Nael could be a new form of the French name Noel.

What does the name Nael mean?

Nael means “attainer” or “successful” (from Nail), “blessed and generous” (from Gwenaël) or “God has given” and “gift of God” (from Nathanaël). Besides, Nael means “birthday of the Lord” or “Christmas”, in a wider sense “born at Christmas” (from Noël).

Other variants and anagrams

Nael can also be spelled Naél and Naël. Anagramms for Nael are Alen, Anel, Elna, Lane, Lean, Lena, Neal and Nela.


Possible nicknames for Nael are Nali, Nalle, Nales or Nae.

Middle names

Popular middle names for Nael are Alexander, Oscar, Paul, Manuel, Jonathan, Christian, Joaquin, Samuel, Aaron, Adrian and David.

Pronunciation of Nael

Variants of the name Nael

Naél Naël

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Popularity of the name Nael

The name Nael is ranked #800 overall.

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