Yaniel name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Yaniel mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Yaniel

User Submitted Origins

Puerto Rican

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Florida, U.S. says the name Yaniel means "Variant from Daniel, Yaniel means 'God is my Judge'".
  2. A submission from Texas, U.S. says the name Yaniel means "hello".
  3. A user from Virginia, U.S. says the name Yaniel is of Spanish origin and means "Strong".
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Notable Persons Named Yaniel

Notable Persons Named Yaniel

Yaniel Carrero

Yaniel was born on August 17th, 1995 in Trinidad, Cuba.

Yaniel Velázquez

Yaniel was born on July 12th, 1987 in Havana, Cuba.

Yaniel Garay

Yaniel was born on November 20th, 1980.


Fun Facts about the name Yaniel

  • How Popular is the name Yaniel? Yaniel is the 16,609th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Yaniel have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 511 babies born with the first name Yaniel in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yaniel to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Yaniel? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1998 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Yaniel first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yaniel is Monday, November 29th, 1982.
  • What year had the most people named Yaniel born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yaniel was in 2012 with a total of 52 babies.
  • Random Yaniel Factoid: According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yaniel is not a popular baby boy's name in Massachusetts. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Massachusetts have the same name in 2013.
  • Weird things about the name Yaniel: The name spelled backwards is Leinay. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ayeiln. How do you pronounce that?
  • Yaniel name meaning

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