Nathanael

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English[edit]

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Hebrew נְתַנְאֵל (literally God has given).

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Nathanael

  1. An Apostle in the Gospel of John; usually identified with Bartholomew.
    • : John 1:47-48:
      Jesus saw Nathanael coming to him, and saith of him, Behold an Israelite indeed, in whom is no guile!
  2. A male given name; more common in the form Nathaniel.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ancient Greek Ναθαναήλ (Nathanaḗl), from Hebrew נְתַנְאֵל (Netan'el, God has given).

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Nathanaēl m (indeclinable)

  1. Nathaniel, an Apostle in the Gospel of John.