Name Niel

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Niel

Niel is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Niel

Niel is an alternate form of the name Neil, which itself derived from the Gaelic name Niall. Niel could as well be a short form of the name Daniel, which is of Hebrew origin. The name Niel is especially popular in South Africa.

Meaning of Niel

Niel means “champion” (from Gaelic “niachas”) or “cloud” (from Gaelic “nél”). Besides, Niel means “God is my judge” (from Hebrew “dan/דָּן” = to judge or “din/דִּין” = law + “el/אֵל” = God).

Pronunciation of Niel

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Name Statistic: Niel is ranked #3661 overall

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 14029
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 1734
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 3888
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 13937
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 1711
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 2473
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 9816
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 2054
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 784
  • 🇫🇷 France: 5325
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 8291
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 13353
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 5476
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 1877
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 212
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 647
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 2179
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 13466
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 9598
Name Niel

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