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First Name
36k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
40k
in the U.S.
in 2010

Hanna

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416k Hannah (Hebrew)
170 Hanne (Scandinavian)
<100 Hanny (American)

How popular is the baby 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 420 413 7
1989 671 663 8
1990 782 777 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 1,904 1,898 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 1,222 1,222 0
2007 1,035 1,035 0
2008 892 892 0
2009 717 717 0
2010 578 578 0
2011 666 666 0
2012 914 914 0
2013 823 816 7
2014 647 647 0
2015 602 595 7

Fun Facts about the name Hanna

  • How many people with the first name Hanna have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 36,354 babies born with the first name Hanna in the United States. That's more than enough people named Hanna to occupy the country of Monaco with an estimated population of 35,881 (as of July 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Hanna? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 25 new born babies.
  • When was Hanna first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Hanna is Monday, December 24th, 1866.
  • What year had the most people named Hanna born? The highest recorded use of the first name Hanna was in 2000 with a total of 1,911 babies. That's a lot of babies named Hanna!
  • Random Hanna Factoid: According to the 2002 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Hanna ranks 91st in popularity as a baby girl's name in North Dakota. Imagine that, 9 babies in North Dakota have the same name as you in 2002.
  • Weird things about the name Hanna: Your name in reverse order is Annah. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ahnna. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Hanna? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 39,890 people with the last name Hanna.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Hanna? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 14 of them will have Hanna as their last name.
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Popularity of Hanna as a first name

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Popularity of Hanna as a last name

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Common last names for Hanna

  • Johnson
  • Anderson
  • Carlson
  • Nelson
  • Peterson
  • Olson
  • Smith
  • Miller
  • Hansen
  • Erickson
  • Larson
  • Jensen
  • Swanson
  • Brown

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Hanna U.S.
  White 87.09% 64.26%
  African American 6.40% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.98% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.57% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.24% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.71% 16.26%

Of Last Name Hanna

People with the last name Hanna are most frequently White

Entire United States

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.

  1. A female given name, a rare spelling variant of Hannah.
  2. A matronymic surname​ based on Hannah.
  3. An Irish surname​. An anglicisation of Irish Ó hAnnaigh.
  4. A town in Alberta, Canada
  5. A town in Oklahoma
  6. A village in Poland
  7. A town in Wyoming

Hanna was also found in the following language(s): Danish, Estonian, Faroese, Finnish, German, Icelandic, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, and Swedish

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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Other Inspirations for the Name Hanna

Hanna Andersson
Hanna Alstrm
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Hanna Barbera
Hanna Bouveng
Hanna Rosin
Hanna Marin

What does the name Hanna mean?

His for humble, a saintly quality.

Ais for appreciative, of all you have

Nis for narrator, tell many stories

Nis for nice, need I say more?

Ais for accountable, someone to be counted on

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