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Donal Meaning


What does Donal mean?

The name Donal is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Donal is "world ruler".

Donal is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Do-nal.

The Given Name Donal

Donal is a diminutive of Domhnall. See Domhnall for further details.

Donal appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

This 2 syllable name has spirit and a positive vibe.

Wrap it up and take it home, Donal may just be the name you're looking for.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Donal Donnelly, and Donal Lunny.

Donal Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 11,068 in baby name popularity for boys with 6 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before less than 5 boys were given the name. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

View the Donal Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Donal has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Donal to other names.

Donal Related Names

Donal is a diminutive of Domhnall.

Famous Donals

  • Donal Donnelly ~ Actor
  • Donal Lunny ~ Irish traditional music Musician

Donal Numerology

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Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Donal.

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Donal Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Donal in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Donal.

Just for fun, see the name Donal in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Donal in Nautical Flags page.