Hanna

Hanna - A very unique female name



  Jul 23,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Hanna appeared on the charts for the first time in 1911 on position #880. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Hanna and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Hanna? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Hanna. The baby girl name Hanna was given to 883 baby girls in 2012, ranking #346 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,601 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Hanna peaked in popularity 21 years ago in 1998 on position 165.



Famous with this name

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Hanna Alström
William Hanna


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Hanna is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Hanna is currently topping the baby name charts in Alaska at position #158 - and is the least popular in Louisiana at position #943.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Hanna is where you live.


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Hanna origin and meaning

Hanna is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Hanna, pop culture references for the name Hanna and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Hanna

We've found the following names that sound similar to Hanna, sorted by popularity.

Hannah / Hana / Honey / Hanah / Hanan / Henny / Henna / Hannia / Haneen / Hanh /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012346
2011455
2010523
2009439
2008367
2007323
2006269
2005244
2004230
2003212
2002194
2001185
2000171
1999167
1998165
1997178
1996204
1995209
1994235
1993273
1992291
1991308
1990340
1989373
1988523
1987544
1986668
1985757
1984676
1983701
19821086
19811143
19801281
19791564
19781622
19771479
19752056
19742780
19731902
19702769
19682483
19671765
19651832
19642414
19612081
19602148
19532088
19511837
19411699
19241960
19231406
19221943
19201585
19191468
19181312
19171102
19151679
19121160
1911880

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Alaska158
New Jersey237
Massachusetts244
Washington249
Illinois253
New York254
Arizona255
Pennsylvania277
Connecticut297
Nebraska306
Minnesota318
Oregon328
Kansas335
Utah336
Michigan340
California341
Florida345
Ohio351
Texas355
Virginia365
Arkansas367
Mississippi377
Maryland390
West Virginia394
Nevada441
South Carolina444
North Carolina449
Oklahoma472
Missouri482
Indiana484
New Mexico490
Georgia498
Alabama506
Tennessee534
Wisconsin574
Kentucky603
Colorado663
Louisiana943

Even more about Hanna


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Hanna a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Hanna?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1998
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Hanna
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 1,601
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1911
2012 births +883

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