Hanna - girls name

Hanna name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 96%

Hanna name meaning:

The name Hanna is of Hebrew origin and has several different meanings. One interpretation is that it means "grace" or "favor" in Hebrew. This meaning signifies a person who is blessed with God's favor and kindness. Another interpretation is that it derives from the Arabic name Hana, which means "happiness" or "bliss." This meaning suggests a joyful and contented nature.

In addition to its various meanings, Hanna is also a popular name in different cultures around the world. It has been used in different forms and spellings in different languages, such as Hannah, Hana, and Channah. The name Hanna often carries positive connotations, representing qualities such as kindness, elegance, and beauty. It is a name that has historical significance and has been used by many notable individuals throughout time, further adding to its appeal.

Overall, the name Hanna holds meanings of grace, favor, happiness, and bliss. It represents a person who embodies these positive qualities and brings joy and beauty to those around them.

Origin: Hebrew

Grace of God.

Related names

Hanna , Annette , Anouska, Chanah, Hannaan , Nanette

Other girls names beginning with H


Overall UK ranking: 214 out of 5581

231 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (153)

Historical popularity of Hanna

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