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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Faniel

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Alt. Meaning

F is for fickle, you can change your mind!

A is for appreciative, of all you have

N is for number one, make sure to take care of yourself above all others

I is for incorruptible, always standing up for what is right

E is for enduring, forever will your memory remain

L is for look, the way you look at life.

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Popularity of Faniel as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Faniel U.S.
  White 1.74% 64.26%
  African American 93.63% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.45% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.32% 16.26%

Of Last Name Faniel

People with the last name Faniel are most frequently African American

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Fun Facts about the name Faniel

  • How Popular is the name Faniel? As a last name Faniel was the 33,121st most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Faniel first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Faniel is Sunday, July 23rd, 1893.
  • How unique is the name Faniel? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Faniel. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Faniel: Your name in reverse order is Leinaf. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nelafi. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Faniel? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 691 people with the last name Faniel.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Faniel? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Faniel as their last name since less than 1 person in 435k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

What Faniels Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Faniel born Oct 18, 1935

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern Australia approximately on 1600. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).