[ 3 syll. han-ni-bal, ha-nnib-al ] The baby boy name Hannibal is pronounced as HHAEN-ih-BahL in English †. Hannibal is primarily used in the English language and its language of origin is Phoenician. The name's meaning is grace of Baal.
Hannibal is infrequently used as a baby name for boys. It is not ranked within the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Hannibal include Hanibal, Hannybal, Hanybal, and Hanbel.
† Pronunciation for Hannibal: HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; B as in "be (B.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"
A famous person named Hannibal is Military Leader, Hannibal Barca, born 247 B.C.183 B.C.