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Nidal (in Arabic نضال meaning struggle in Arabic) is a given name in Arabic. It is also used also as a pseudonym because of its meaning or as a nom de guerre.

Nidal may refer to:

Given name[edit]

Middle name[edit]

As pseudonym[edit]

  • Abou Nidal, also known as Aboubacar Doumbia, singer of Côte d'Ivoire residing in Geneva in Switzerland and specializing in Coupé-Décalé
  • Umm Nidal (1948-2013), born Maryam Mohammad Yousif Farhat, Hamas candidate elected in the Palestinian legislative election in 2006

As nom de guerre[edit]

  • Abu Nidal (1937–2002), born Sabri Khalil al-Banna, founder of "Fatah – The Revolutionary Council", a militant Palestinian splinter group also known as the Abu Nidal Organization (ANO)