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36k
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since 1880

Hanna

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Hebrew
  • Meaning: Grace
  • #1189 All Time
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410k Hannah (Hebrew)
< 1k Hanne (Scandinavian)
< 1k Hanny (American)

How popular is the name "Hanna" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 25 25 0
1881 17 17 0
1882 24 24 0
1883 21 21 0
1884 21 21 0
1885 14 14 0
1886 27 27 0
1887 27 27 0
1888 38 38 0
1889 26 26 0
1890 33 33 0
1891 27 27 0
1892 21 21 0
1893 22 22 0
1894 20 20 0
1895 37 37 0
1896 38 38 0
1897 30 30 0
1898 34 34 0
1899 30 30 0
1900 22 22 0
1901 15 15 0
1902 24 24 0
1903 19 19 0
1904 28 28 0
1905 13 13 0
1906 21 21 0
1907 28 28 0
1908 27 27 0
1909 20 20 0
1910 30 30 0
1911 24 24 0
1912 22 22 0
1913 31 31 0
1914 29 29 0
1915 42 42 0
1916 34 34 0
1917 46 46 0
1918 42 42 0
1919 35 35 0
1920 36 36 0
1921 21 21 0
1922 28 28 0
1923 29 29 0
1924 34 34 0
1925 26 26 0
1926 25 25 0
1927 20 20 0
1928 21 21 0
1929 19 19 0
1930 18 18 0
1931 21 21 0
1932 22 22 0
1933 16 16 0
1934 11 11 0
1935 17 17 0
1936 13 13 0
1937 14 14 0
1938 15 15 0
1939 19 19 0
1940 18 18 0
1941 19 19 0
1942 20 20 0
1943 15 15 0
1944 17 17 0
1945 12 12 0
1946 10 10 0
1947 20 20 0
1948 18 18 0
1949 14 14 0
1950 22 22 0
1951 20 20 0
1952 14 14 0
1953 17 17 0
1954 15 15 0
1955 18 18 0
1956 16 16 0
1957 22 22 0
1958 11 11 0
1959 19 19 0
1960 20 20 0
1961 26 26 0
1962 19 19 0
1963 22 22 0
1964 20 20 0
1965 24 24 0
1966 13 13 0
1967 23 23 0
1968 22 22 0
1969 22 22 0
1970 24 24 0
1971 22 22 0
1972 26 26 0
1973 41 41 0
1974 34 34 0
1975 47 47 0
1976 50 50 0
1977 79 79 0
1978 96 96 0
1979 99 99 0
1980 112 112 0
1981 146 139 7
1982 146 146 0
1983 246 246 0
1984 253 253 0
1985 250 241 9
1986 287 279 8
1987 375 375 0
1988 418 411 7
1989 672 664 8
1990 783 778 5
1991 886 886 0
1992 948 948 0
1993 1,005 1,005 0
1994 1,194 1,186 8
1995 1,389 1,378 11
1996 1,421 1,421 0
1997 1,703 1,698 5
1998 1,903 1,897 6
1999 1,883 1,878 5
2000 1,911 1,911 0
2001 1,764 1,757 7
2002 1,658 1,651 7
2003 1,546 1,546 0
2004 1,441 1,426 15
2005 1,342 1,342 0
2006 1,221 1,221 0
2007 1,034 1,034 0
2008 892 892 0
2009 717 717 0
2010 578 578 0
2011 665 665 0
2012 914 914 0
2013 822 815 7
2014 645 645 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Hanna? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 35,745 babies born with the name Hanna in the United States. That's more than enough Hannas to occupy the country of San Marino with an estimated population of 32,312 (as of March 31, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 25 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Hanna" was in 2000 with a total of 1,911 babies. (That's a lot of baby Hannas)

According to the 1996 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Hanna" ranks #107 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Wyoming. Imagine that, 5 babies in Wyoming have the same name as you in 1996. Across the entire United States a total of 1,421 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Hanna popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Hebrew

Origin and Meaning of Hanna

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

Hanna Verboom

Hanna Verboom is an actress. Hanna was born in 1983 in Vilvoorde, Belgium.

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Hanna Hall

Hanna Hall is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1994 to present. Hanna was born in 1984 as Hanna Rose Hall in Denver, Colorado, U.S.

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Alternative Meanings

H is for hero, as you appear to many.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

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

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Hanna born Jul 23, 1937

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 Hungary approximately on 1775. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.

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