Hernan

Hernan - A very unique male name



  Aug 20,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Hernan appeared on the charts for the first time in 1933 on position #1596. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Hernan and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Hernan? 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 Hernan. The baby boy name Hernan was given to 57 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1533 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 28,790 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Hernan peaked in popularity 25 years ago in 1992 on position 760.



Famous with this name

Hernán Velarde
Hernán Jiménez
Hernán Vidaurre


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Hernan is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Hernan is currently topping the baby name charts in Arizona at position #629 - and is the least popular in California at position #1,240.

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 Hernan is where you live.


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Hernan origin and meaning

Hernan is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Hernan, pop culture references for the name Hernan and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Hernan

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

Herman / Hiram / Harmon / Hermon / Hyrum / Herminio / Harman / Haroon / Heron / Harun /

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
20121533
20111487
20101576
20091705
20081347
20071471
20061275
20051066
20041184
2003972
20021021
2001903
2000918
1999878
1998864
1997814
1996787
1995769
1994807
1993820
1992760
1991781
1990879
19891067
19881006
19871061
19861078
19851166
19841161
19831177
19821300
19811073
19801329
19791218
19781398
19771074
19761256
19751261
19741149
19731010
19721155
19711053
19701100
19691310
19681666
19671618
19651260
19641510
19631408
19621364
19611409
19561662
19511628
19491623
19481638
19371562
19361557
19331596

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Arizona629
Texas687
California1240

Even more about Hernan


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 Hernan 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 Hernan?

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
1992
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Hernan
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 28,790
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1933
2012 births +57

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