Daniel Pena in the US

  1. #27,596 Alejandro Reyes
  2. #27,597 Annette Harris
  3. #27,598 Ashley Freeman
  4. #27,599 Chris Henderson
  5. #27,600 Daniel Pena
  6. #27,601 Denise Cook
  7. #27,602 Jessica Gordon
  8. #27,603 John Bernard
  9. #27,604 John Mendoza
people in the U.S. have this name View Daniel Pena on Whitepages Raquote 8eaf5625ec32ed20c5da940ab047b4716c67167dcd9a0f5bb5d4f458b009bf3b

Meaning & Origins

Biblical name (meaning ‘God is my judge’ in Hebrew), borne by the prophet whose story is told in the Book of Daniel. He was an Israelite slave of the Assyrian king Nebuchadnezzar, who obtained great favour through his skill in interpreting dreams and the ‘writing on the wall’ at the feast held by Nebuchadnezzar's son Belshazzar. His enemies managed to get him cast into a lions' den, but he was saved by God. This was a favourite tale in the Middle Ages, often represented in miracle plays. The name has been perennially popular among English speakers since the 16th century and has been particularly favoured since the 1980s.
16th in the U.S.
Spanish (Peña), Catalan, Portuguese, and Galician: topographic name for someone who lived near a crag or cliff, Spanish peña, Catalan, Galician, and Portuguese pena, a common element of place names.
293rd in the U.S.

Nicknames & variations

Top state populations