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    Hansel | Name Meaning & Origin

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    Name: Hansel

    Origin and Meaning of the Name Hansel

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    Gender:

    Boy

    Origin:

    Hebrew

    Meaning:

    God is gracious

    Origin:

    Greek

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    Pronunciation:

    (HAHN sel)   [Guide]

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    Diminutive form of Hans, which is a cognate of John ("God is gracious"). Hansel is a character of the German fairy tale "Hänsel und Gretel".

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