First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Hatanaka

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Alt. Meaning

H is for hug, give one today!

A is for achievements, the many over a lifetime

T is for tried, tried and true you.

A is for affectionate, to those that matter most to you

N is for nifty, how neat!

A is for admirers, and all that you have!

K is for kid, the child within.

A is for angelic, a truly pure heart

Notable Persons With the Last Name Hatanaka

Tasuku Hatanaka is an actor, voice acting in japan, and voice actor. He has had major accomplishments since 2006. Tasuku was born on August 17th, 1994 in Kanagawa Prefecture.


Kenji Hatanaka is a military person.


Gregory Hatanaka is a film distributor, film director, writer, film producer, cinematographer, film editing, director, producer, and editor.


Bill Hatanaka is a football player. Bill was born on May 3rd, 1954 in Bathurst, New Brunswick.


Kiyoshi was born on March 7th, 1967 in , Aichi, Japan.


Yusuke Hatanaka is an athlete for the Team Ukyo. Yusuke was born on June 21st, 1985 in Japan.


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Popularity of Hatanaka as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Hatanaka U.S.
  White 8.51% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 70.52% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 13.37% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 6.69% 16.26%

Of Last Name Hatanaka

People with the last name Hatanaka are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander or Two or More Ethnicities

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Fun Facts about the name Hatanaka

  • How Popular is the name Hatanaka? As a last name Hatanaka was the 61,123rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Hatanaka? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Hatanaka was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Hatanaka: Your name in reverse order is Akanatah. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nhaaatka. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Hatanaka? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 329 people with the last name Hatanaka.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Hatanaka? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Hatanaka as their last name since less than 1 person in 909k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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