Gender: Male
Origin: Hebrew
Meaning: He Gave
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The name Nathan means He Gave and is of Hebrew origin. Nathan is a name that's been used primarily by parents who are considering baby names for boys.

Nicknames for the name Nathan include Nate and Nat.

Famous Nathans include actors Nathan Lane and Nathan Fillion. Nathan Deal was Governor of Georgia. Athletes include Nate Freiman and Nate Ebner. Nathan Hale was an American Patriot. Poets include Natan Yonatan an Nathan Zach.

Fictional characters named Nathan include Prince Nathan from the comic Prince Valiant and Nathan Algren from The Last Samurai. Nathan Detroit is a character in the musical Guys and Dolls. Television shows featuring characters named Nathan include One Tree Hill, Heroes, and Seaquest DSV.

Variations include: Nathen
People who like the name Nathan also like:
MaleEthan, Jacob, Matthew, Nicholas, Lucas, Nathaniel, Benjamin
FemaleOlivia, Emma, Natalie, Hannah, Abigail, Ava, Isabella
Nathan Stats
checkmark Nathan is on 9,624 members' favorite name lists
checkmark Nathan is currently #84 on the Baby Names popularity charts
checkmark Nathan is currently #55 in U.S. births
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Nathan (The City) - Linda Sharar
Nathan Jones - the Supremes