Word Summary
Daniyyel or Daniel: "God is my judge", the name of several Israelites
Original Word: דָנִיֵּאל
Transliteration: Daniyyel or Daniel
Phonetic Spelling: (daw-nee-yale')
Part of Speech: Proper Name Masculine
Short Definition: "God is my judge", the name of several Israelites
Meaning: Daniel -- "God is my judge", the name of several Israelites
Strong's Concordance

In Ezekiel it is: Daniel {daw-nee-ale'}; from Dan and 'el; judge of God; Daniel or Danijel, the name of two Israelites -- Daniel.

see HEBREW Dan

see HEBREW 'el


H1840. Daniyyel

or Daniel דָּנִאֵל‎, later דָּנִיֵּאלproper name, masculine (compare Ew§ 45 d; El is my judge; on a possible connection with Zend dânu, wise, or wisdom compare CheOP 107; see Palmyrene דנאל‎ Vog93) —

1 son of David 1 Chronicles 3:1, דָּנִיֵּאל‎, but dub, compare CheOP 106; ᵐ5Δαμνιηλ, ᵐ5L & Manuscripts Δαλουια; "" 2 Samuel 3:3 ᵐ5 כִּלְאָב,Δαλουια; KloSm proposes דֹּדִיָּה‎, & in Chronicles דֹּדִיאֵל‎, but grounds precarious.

2 דָּנִיֵּאל‎, priest of the line of Ithamar Ezra 8:2; Nehemiah 10:7.

3 דָּנִאֵל‎ a great sage Ezekiel 28:3; classed with Noah and Job as models of righteousness 14:14, 20; perhaps the same as

4 דָּנִיֵּאל‎, one of the noble young men taken into captivity by Nebuchadrezzar according to Daniel 1:1-6, the hero of the book of Daniel, 1:6 22t. (also frequently in Aramaic section).