Hasan - boys name

Hasan name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 87%

Hasan name meaning:

The name Hasan is of Arabic origin and holds significant meaning. It is commonly used as a boy's name in Muslim culture. Hasan is derived from the Arabic word "hasuna," which means "to be good" or "to be beautiful." As such, the name Hasan signifies someone who possesses qualities such as kindness, goodness, and beauty.

In Islamic tradition, Hasan holds a special place as the name of several notable figures. For instance, Hasan ibn Ali, the eldest grandson of the Islamic prophet Muhammad, is highly revered by Muslims. He is known for his piety, generosity, and peaceful nature. The name Hasan is often associated with virtuous characteristics and a noble demeanor.

Furthermore, the name Hasan can also be seen as an affirmation of good fortune and blessings. It reflects the desire for a child to grow up to be a person of excellence and righteousness. Therefore, naming a boy Hasan not only carries a rich cultural heritage but also serves as a reminder of the aspiration for goodness and beauty in one's life.

Origin: African

Handsome (Swahili).

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Overall UK ranking: 605 out of 4789

62 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1265)

Historical popularity of Hasan

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