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Popularity
410k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Hannah

Gender: Girl. Ranked #163 most popular

Similar Names
36k Hanna (Hebrew)
< 1k Hanne (Scandinavian)
< 1k Hanny (American)

What does the name "Hannah" mean?

Hannah (Hebrew): Grace

The name "Hannah" is of Hebrew origin and it means "Grace". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 3 other names that are similar to this one.

H is for hero, as you appear to many.

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

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

H is for hand, that you always give.

Your name in reverse order is "Hannah". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ahahnn". 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.

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



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Want to know about the populiarty of Hannah? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 409,938 babies born with the name Hannah in the United States. That's more than enough Hannahs to occupy the territory of Martinique (France) with an estimated population of 408,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 221 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Hannah" was in 2000 with a total of 23,073 babies. (That's a lot of baby Hannahs)

According to the 1992 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Hannah" ranks #26 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Virginia. Imagine that, 293 babies in Virginia have the same name as you in 1992. Across the entire United States a total of 11,505 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Hannah popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Hannah in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Hannah

Dakota Fanning

Dakota Fanning is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Dakota was born in 1994 as Hannah Dakota Fanning in Conyers, Georgia, U.S.

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Hannah Simone

Hannah Simone is an actress, model, television hostess, and vj with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Hannah was born in 1980 in London, England.

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Hannah Spearritt

Hannah Spearritt is an actress, singer, and songwriter with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1994 to present. Hannah was born in 1981 as Hannah Louise Spearritt in Great Yarmouth, England.

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Hannah Tointon

Hannah Tointon is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Hannah was born in 1987 as Hannah Marie Tointon in Southend, Essex, England.

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Hannah Taylor-Gordon

Hannah Taylor-Gordon is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1991 to present. Hannah was born in 1987 in London, England.

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Hannah Graf

Hannah was born in 1978.

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Past life for Hannah born Sep 8, 1972

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 Northern India approximately on 700. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

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