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Popularity
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Hanson

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Scandinavian
  • #8185 All Time
Girls
Boys

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1883505
1899505
1900606
1903505
1904505
1909505
191311011
1914606
1915909
191610010
191711011
1918909
1919808
192010010
1921909
192213013
1923808
1924808
192514014
192610010
192711011
1928606
1929808
1930707
193114014
1932808
1933707
1934909
1935808
1936505
193710010
1939707
194011011
1942909
194310010
1944505
1945909
1946808
194716016
1948505
194917017
195113013
1952606
1953808
1954909
1955808
1956707
195713013
195811011
1959505
1960505
1961909
1962909
1963707
1964909
1966808
1967505
1968808
1970505
1971505
1974707
1975909
1976909
197710010
1978707
197913013
1980909
1981707
1982909
198317017
198419019
198516016
198612012
198712012
1988808
198917017
199017017
199110010
199212012
199321021
199417017
199520020
199613013
199729029
199829029
199924024
200036036
200132032
200240040
200335035
200426026
200528028
200627027
200732032
200828028
200923023
201029029
201139039
201243043
201336036
201447047

Want to know about the populiarty of Hanson? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,381 babies born with the name Hanson in the United States. That's more than enough Hansons to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1883 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Hanson" was in 2014 with a total of 47 babies.

According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Hanson" is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2012. Across the entire United States a total of only 43 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Scandinavian

Origin and Meaning of Hanson

The name "Hanson" is of Scandinavian origin, and it means "Son of Hans (also Hansen, Hanssen, and Hansson)". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Alternative Meanings

H is for hand, that you always give.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

S is for sensitive, another side shows.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

Your name in reverse order is "Nosnah". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ahsonn". 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 Hanson born Jul 17, 1946

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 Philippines approximately on 1850. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

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