Hosanna

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since 1880
Last Name
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Hosanna

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  • A submission from Texas, United States says the name Hosanna means "Deliver us" and is of Aramaic origin.

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Ho*san"na
A Hebrew exclamation of praise to the Lord, or an invocation of blessings.

Etymology: Gr. �, fr. Heb. hōshī'āh nnāsave now, save, we pray, hōshīa' to save (Hiphil, a causative form, of yāsha') + , a particle

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  1. A cry of praise or adoration (to God)
Wiktionary

From Latin osanna, hosanna, from Ancient Greek ὡσαννά (hōsanná), from Aramaic אושענא ('ōsha‘nā), from Biblical Hebrew הוֹשַׁענָא (hōsha‘nā, “please save”).

  1. A cry of ‘hosanna’.

Notable Persons Named Hosanna

She holds the title Miss Idaho Teen USA 2010 and Miss Idaho Teen USA2010. Hosanna was born on June 24th, 1992 in Seoul.

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How popular is the baby name Hosanna in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1972 6 6 0
1977 7 7 0
1978 5 5 0
1979 7 7 0
1981 6 6 0
1982 5 5 0
1983 6 6 0
1984 7 7 0
1985 8 8 0
1986 7 7 0
1987 9 9 0
1988 7 7 0
1989 11 11 0
1990 14 14 0
1991 14 14 0
1992 11 11 0
1993 21 21 0
1994 24 24 0
1995 28 28 0
1996 24 24 0
1997 21 21 0
1998 22 22 0
1999 20 20 0
2000 26 26 0
2001 20 20 0
2002 19 19 0
2003 26 26 0
2004 33 33 0
2005 22 22 0
2006 33 33 0
2007 27 27 0
2008 27 27 0
2009 37 37 0
2010 50 50 0
2011 63 63 0
2012 67 67 0
2013 68 68 0
2014 71 71 0
2015 58 58 0
2016 77 77 0
2017 66 66 0

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Popularity of Hosanna as a first name

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Popularity of Hosanna as a last name

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Fun Facts about the name Hosanna

  • How Popular is the name Hosanna? Hosanna is the 10,062nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Hosanna have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,080 babies born with the first name Hosanna in the United States. That's more than enough people named Hosanna to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Hosanna? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1972 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Hosanna first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Hosanna is Wednesday, January 3rd, 1877.
  • What year had the most people named Hosanna born? The highest recorded use of the first name Hosanna was in 2016 with a total of 77 babies.
  • Random Hosanna Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Hosanna is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 7 babies in California have the same name as you in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Hosanna: Your name in reverse order is Annasoh. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Oahnsna. How do you pronounce that?

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  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.