Hans

Hans - A very unique male name



  Sep 26,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Hans appeared on the charts for the first time in 1912 on position #468. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Hans and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Hans? 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 Hans. The baby boy name Hans was given to 42 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1734 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 39,073 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Hans peaked in popularity 105 years ago in 1912 on position 468.



Famous with this name

Hans Lützelschwab
Hans Ruesch
Hans Pössenbacher


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Hans is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Hans is currently topping the baby name charts in Wisconsin at position #683 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,382.

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 Hans is where you live.


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Hans origin and meaning

Hans is a 4 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Hans, pop culture references for the name Hans and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Hans

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

Hank / Hamza / Hung / Humza / Hamzah / Hoang / Heinz / Hong / Hamsa / Haynes /

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
20121734
20112470
20101613
20091568
20081616
20071674
20061317
20051207
20041558
20031226
20021262
20011195
20001157
1999974
1998987
1997998
19961087
1995914
1994938
1993991
1992833
1991867
1990769
1989736
1988749
1987751
1986687
1985647
1984649
1983670
1982588
1981575
1980624
1979650
1978648
1977620
1976596
1975579
1974517
1973533
1972539
1971498
1970495
1969498
1968499
1967474
1966507
1965539
1964511
1963531
1962569
1961566
1960552
1959618
1958589
1957665
1956592
1955608
1954678
1953648
1952810
1951842
19501109
1949924
19481142
19471142
19461584
1945945
19441508
19431127
1942736
19411067
1940754
1939892
1938635
1937770
1936706
1935674
1934661
1933628
1932639
1931633
1930597
1929680
1928845
1927697
1926724
1925705
19241053
1923920
19221031
1921850
1920992
19191041
1918701
1917647
1916631
1915588
1914667
1913587
1912468

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Wisconsin683
Colorado831
New York1360
California1371
Florida1667
Texas2382

Even more about Hans


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 Hans 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 male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Hans?

1 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
1912
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Hans
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 39,073
Letter count 4
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1912
2012 births +42

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