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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Boy. Ranked #8185 most popular

What does the name "Hanson" mean?

Hanson (Scandinavian): Son of Hans (also Hansen, Hanssen, and Hansson)

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.

H is for heart, warm and loving.

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

N is for nice, need I say more?

S is for sweet, your pleasing way.

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

Your name in reverse order is "Nosnah". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nsnhoa". 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 "Hanson" in the U.S.?


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 first appeared 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 1983 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 1983. Across the entire United States a total of only 17 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Hanson popular?

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!

Past life for Hanson born Mar 26, 1940

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 Bulgaria approximately on 775. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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

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