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Popularity
410k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Hannah

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Hebrew
  • Meaning: Grace
  • #163 All Time
  • #28 in 2014
Girls
Boys
Similar Names
36k Hanna (Hebrew)
< 1k Hanne (Scandinavian)
< 1k Hanny (American)

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
18802212210#97 girl name
18811961960
18822142140
18832092090
18842752750
18852362360
18862542540
18872792790
18882952950
18893013010
18902672670
18912932930
18923263260
18933043040
18942932930
18953013010
18963233230
18972882880
18983383380
18992882880
19003253250
19012662660
19022712710
19032502500
19042612610
19052192190
19062562560
19072392390
19082402400
19092782780
19103053050
19112792790
19123593590
19133963960
19144434430
19155465460
19165495490
19175415410
19185135130
19195395345
19204714710
19214964960
19224114110
19234344340
19243823820
19253813810
19263603600
19273473470
19282742740
19292562560
19302492490
19312132130
19322312310
19332022020
19342392390
19352082080
19361741740
19371991990
19381971970
19392122120
19401871870
19411811810
19422132130
19431941940
19441661660
19451531530
19461431430
19471841840
19481831830
19491711710
19501651650
19511641640
19521511510
19531541540
19541531530
19551341340
19561411410
19571241240
19581241240
19591361360
19601331330
19611501500
19621431430
19631461460
19641361360
19651251250
19661351350
19671231230
19681431430
19691451450
19701731730
19711811810
19722492490
19733003000
19743273270
19754444440
19765385380
19776366360
19787367360
19799799736
19801,2281,2217
19811,4091,4090
19821,5861,5797
19832,4102,39812
19842,2782,26414
19852,4562,4488
19863,3973,38512#82 girl name
19874,6184,59226#66 girl name
19885,5785,55622#61 girl name
19897,8757,82946#42 girl name
199010,30410,27529#30 girl name
199110,78810,76523#29 girl name
199211,50511,49312#26 girl name
199312,51712,49819#21 girl name
199414,51214,49418#16 girl name
199517,03417,01222#7 girl name
199618,61418,59321#7 girl name
199720,60420,58618#5 girl name
199821,39221,37121#2 girl name
199921,69321,66726#2 girl name
200023,09823,07325#2 girl name
200120,72920,70722#3 girl name
200218,84018,81426#3 girl name
200317,65217,62824#4 girl name
200415,70115,598103#5 girl name
200514,85514,84213#7 girl name
200614,54814,53513#8 girl name
200713,31013,29317#9 girl name
20089,5669,55412#17 girl name
20097,5767,56313#23 girl name
20106,9826,9748#21 girl name
20116,5616,5556#25 girl name
20127,2667,2615#22 girl name
20137,2697,2609#23 girl name
20146,5126,5120#28 girl name

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 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Hannah" ranks #29 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Montana. Imagine that, 21 babies in Montana have the same name as you in 2013. Across the entire United States a total of 7,269 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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 humble, a saintly quality.

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

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 "Hnahan". 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.

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 west? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Hannah

Dakota Fanning

Dakota Fanning is an actress with the most prominent portion of her 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 her 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 her 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 her 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 her 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 Oct 1, 1980

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern England approximately on 1025. 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. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

Name poster for Hannah

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