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Chana

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< 1k Channah (Hebrew)

How popular is the baby name Chana in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1944 7 7 0
1945 6 6 0
1946 5 5 0
1947 5 5 0
1948 10 10 0
1949 10 10 0
1950 25 25 0
1951 17 17 0
1952 27 27 0
1953 9 9 0
1954 19 19 0
1955 17 17 0
1956 25 25 0
1957 14 14 0
1958 20 20 0
1959 38 38 0
1960 89 89 0
1961 71 71 0
1962 62 62 0
1963 55 55 0
1964 49 49 0
1965 57 57 0
1966 37 37 0
1967 54 54 0
1968 63 63 0
1969 72 72 0
1970 77 77 0
1971 80 80 0
1972 91 91 0
1973 101 101 0
1974 113 113 0
1975 107 107 0
1976 170 170 0
1977 147 147 0
1978 170 170 0
1979 136 136 0
1980 165 165 0
1981 189 189 0
1982 185 185 0
1983 160 160 0
1984 191 191 0
1985 185 185 0
1986 182 182 0
1987 194 194 0
1988 163 163 0
1989 193 193 0
1990 174 174 0
1991 151 151 0
1992 170 170 0
1993 168 168 0
1994 174 174 0
1995 173 173 0
1996 164 164 0
1997 212 212 0
1998 196 196 0
1999 209 209 0
2000 209 209 0
2001 227 227 0
2002 231 231 0
2003 218 218 0
2004 261 261 0
2005 259 259 0
2006 280 280 0
2007 257 257 0
2008 289 289 0
2009 347 347 0
2010 337 337 0
2011 314 314 0
2012 330 330 0
2013 351 351 0
2014 319 319 0
2015 324 324 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Chana baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 10,206 babies born with the name Chana in the United States. That's more than enough Chanas to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1944 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Chana" was in 2013 with a total of 351 babies.

According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Chana" ranks #88 in popularity as a baby girl's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, 88 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 2015. Across the entire United States a total of 324 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Chana popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Chana" mean? The list below shows the origins of Chana as well as things modernly associated with the name Chana such as celebrities named Chana.

Origin and Meaning of Chana

The name "Chana" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "Gracious". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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Alternative Meanings

C is for calm, a pleasant trait.

H is for humble, a saintly quality.

A is for activities, for you have many.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

Your name in reverse order is "Anahc". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Acnha". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Chana born Sep 23, 1980

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central Africa approximately on 825. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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