Meaning:God is gracious
Hansel is a masculine name of Scandinavian, German, and Hebrew origins, meaning “God is gracious.” Known most famously for the fairytale Hansel and Gretel, Hansel has a youthful yet wise aura that will stand to baby as they grow. Hansel derives from the short and dapper Hans, a diminutive of the Hebrew Johannes. Whether you wish to honor your faith or love the whimsical nature of this name, Hansel is a dashing choice for baby.
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