remember me
Create Account
BabyNames.com on Facebook BabyNames.com on Twitter BabyNames.com on Pinterest BabyNames.com on Instagram BabyNames.com on YouTube

All about the name Hannibal

Hebrew Origin
"One Who Baal Has Favored"

Hannibal is a...

Share this:

The name Hannibal is of Hebrew origin and means "One Who Baal Has Favored." The origin is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word--the language in which it most appears.

Phoenician/Carthaginian form of Hananbaal. Hannibal Barka, Carthaginian General who won the battle of Cannae and took elephants over the Alps. Hannibal Lecter, villian from the novels and movies of Thomas Harris ("Red Dragon", "Silence of the Lambs").

People who like the name Hannibal also like:
Silas, Alexander, Nicolas, Tobias, Marcus, Callum, Sebastian
Persephone, Iris, Clarice, Nora, Aria, Genevieve, Lily
Hannibal Stats
Hannibal is on 105 BN name lists
Hannibal is currently not ranked on the BN charts
Hannibal is currently not ranked in U.S. births
Songs about Hannibal

Click button to listen on iTunes

Hannibal - Dan Bern