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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Hanzel

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Alt. Meaning

H is for hope, the encouragement you give.

A is for athleticism, embrace the competitor within

N is for neighborly, friendly to all acquaintances

Z is for zeal, your zest for life.

E is for empathy, and your consideration for the feelings of others

L is for love, everlasting.

Notable Persons Named Hanzel

Hanzel was born on November 21st, 1991 in Tijuana.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Hanzel

Łukasz Hanzel is a soccer player for the Ruch Chorzów, Rozwój Katowice, Zagłębie Lubin, Piast Gliwice, and Wigry Suwałki. Łukasz was born on September 16th, 1986 in Cieszyn.


He was most active from 1994 to 1994. Milan was born on April 21st, 1947 in Košice. He breathed his last breath on November 22nd, 2008.


Tomáš Hanzel is a soccer player for the ŠKF Sereď, FC Spartak Trnava, FC Petržalka akadémia, ŠK Senec, and Slovakia national under-21 football team. Tomáš was born on February 19th, 1989 in Zavar.


Ľuboš Hanzel is a soccer player for the FK Iskra Borčice, FC Spartak Trnava, FC Senec, FC Schalke 04, Jagiellonia Białystok, FC Banants, FK Dukla Prague, Slovakia national under-21 football team, and Slovakia national football team. Ľuboš was born on May 7th, 1987 in Zavar.


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Popularity of Hanzel as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Hanzel U.S.
  White 95.14% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.59% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.30% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.25% 16.26%

Of Last Name Hanzel

People with the last name Hanzel are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Hanzel

  • How Popular is the name Hanzel? Hanzel is the 29,910th most popular name of all time. As a last name Hanzel was the 28,333rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Hanzel have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 160 babies born with the first name Hanzel in the United States. That's more than enough people named Hanzel to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Hanzel? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1987 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Hanzel first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Hanzel is Saturday, August 3rd, 1895.
  • What year had the most people named Hanzel born? The highest recorded use of the first name Hanzel was in 2014 with a total of 16 babies.
  • Random Hanzel Factoid: According to the 1990 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Hanzel is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1990.
  • Weird things about the name Hanzel: Your name in reverse order is Leznah. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Henlza. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Hanzel? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 843 people with the last name Hanzel.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Hanzel? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Hanzel as their last name since less than 1 person in 345k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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