Nathan Name Meaning & Origin

Nathan

Pronunciation: NAY-thən (key)

Origin of the name Nathan:

Derived from the Hebrew nāthān (gift). The name is borne in the Bible by a prophet who rebuked King David for the death of Uriah, which enabled the king to marry Bathsheba, Uriah's wife.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

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Nicknames for Nathan

Nateo, Nat, Nate, Ney, Nath, Hanny, Nate Dog, NayNay, Theusmellthis, Honeylegs

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My soon-to-be-husbands mother has always called him just Na, especially when she's busy or stressed, now I find my self calling him it all the time.

Meanings and history of the name Nathan

Nathan is of Hebrew origin.
Meanings: 'God has given'
Biblical: Nathan was God's prophet during the reigns of David and Solomon

Famous real-life people named Nathan

Nathan Travis Owens known on youtube, from the channels, DesandNate Ahoynateo, NatesGotGame, and Separated By Few.
Nathan Lane, actor
Nathan Hale, patriot
Nathan Fillion, Canadian actor
Nathan "Nate" Mendel, Foo Fighters Bassist
Nathan Bedford Forrest, Confederate general and KKK leader
Nathan Karl Kress, American actor, director, and former professional child model
Nathan MacKinnon, professional ice hockey player (Colorado Avalanche)
Nathaniel"Nate Dogg"Dwayne Hale (born_Aug.19th_1969 died_Mar.15th_2011) was an American rapper,singer,songwriter,and actor.
Nate "Honeylegs" Mangus, stage actor and Olympic sprinter

Nathan in song, story & screen

Nathan Sims, character played by Chris Lilley in the popular Australian comedy series We Can Be Heroes and Angry Boys
Nathan Detroit, from "Guys and Dolls"
Nathan Scott, character on "One Tree Hill"
Nathan Petrelli, character on "Heroes"
Nathan Drake, the main character (treasure hunter) in the Uncharted video games.
Nathan Griffin "The Ghost Bird" series
Nathan Byrn, from "Half Bad" books by Sally Green
Nathan Ford from the TV show "Leverage"
Nathan Wournos from the TV show "Haven"
Nathan Summers - Cable from the X-Men and X-Force comics

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