Hans - boys name

Hans name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 37%

Hans name meaning:

The name Hans is of German origin and is derived from the name Johannes, which has Hebrew roots. The name Johannes means "Yahweh is gracious" or "God is gracious." Therefore, the meaning of the name Hans can be interpreted as "gracious" or "gift from God." It is a traditional and widely used name in German-speaking countries.

The name Hans carries a sense of strength and resilience, as well as a touch of elegance and sophistication. It has a timeless quality that has been passed down through generations, and it is often associated with individuals who are dependable, trustworthy, and kind-hearted. People named Hans are known for their strong sense of responsibility and their ability to provide support and guidance to others.

Overall, the name Hans represents a person who is blessed with the grace and goodness of God, and who brings a positive and uplifting presence into the lives of those around them.

Origin: Scandinavian

Form of John. God gave.

Related names

John , Bettina, Ciana , Eoin-Baiste, Euan , Geovana, Geovani, Geovanni, Geovanny, Geovany, Giovana, Giovani , Giovanny, Giovany, Giovonni, Han , Hans , Hansen, Hanson , Ivanhoe, Ivano, Iwan , Janah, Janalee, Janalyn, Janalynn, Janceena, Janek , Janetta, Janette, Janey , Jani, Janica, Janie, Janis, Jannah , Jannalee, Janne, Jannie, Janny, Jeana, Jean-Baptiste, Jeane, Jeanee, Jeanice, Jeanie , Jeanna , Jeannett, Jeannie, Jeannine, Jeena, Jens, Joen, Johan , Johannes , Johnelle, Johnetta, Johnette, Johnna, Johnnie , Johnny , Jon , Jonalyn, Jonalynn, Jonay, Jonell, Jonetta, Jonette, Joni , Jonita, Jonn, Jonna, Jonnelle, Jonni, Jonnie , Jonny , Juan , Juanito, Jukka, Jussi, Keoni , Shauden, Shaughn, Shaun , Shaundre, Shawnn, Shon, Shona, Shonn, Sian , Jowan , Jowanet

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Overall UK ranking: 3017 out of 4789

6 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Hans

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