What does Hana mean?
Hana /hana/ as a girls' name is pronounced HAH-nah. It is of Arabic, Japanese, Hawaiian, Spanish and Slavic origin, and the meaning of Hana is "happiness; flower; work".
Affiliated girl name: Anne.Kreatif forms:
(female) Hadna, Hata, ..
(male) Hanahy, Hayn, ..
How popular is Hana?
Hana is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#2299 out of 4276, Top 54%) and an even more prominent last name for all people (#30970 out of 150436, Top 21%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Presented below is the birth name statistics of Hana for girls. Hana was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its top rank of #621 in the U.S. in the year 2002, and is currently at #841. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Hana and related names. Popular alternative forms of Hana (#841 last year) listed in the Top 2000 are Ann (#945 last year), Anna (#34), Anne (#553), Chana (#861), Hanah, Hanna (#483), Hannah (#28), Joanna (#327), Johana (#1859), Johanna (#542), Nan and Nanny. Other variants, like Hanalee, are seldom used. These forms of Hana were popular with parents 134 years ago (adoption of 8.18%) and have become much less common since (adoption 1.21%, ▼85%). Anna is the firm favorite, though Chana has gained in usage, while versions such as Ann are no longer trendy.
Hana▲ is alike in pronunciation to Haneeah, Hania, Haniah, Haniya, Haniyah, Hannia, Hanniah, Hanniya, Hannya, Hannyah, Hany, Hanyah, Henia, Henie, Hinna, Honey and Honie. Other recommended names are Ana, Daina, Dana▼, Danna, Dona▼, Duana, Dzana, Etna, Euna, Gafna, Gana, Hafza, Hajar, Hajna, Hala, Halea, Hamna, Hamnah, Hanan, Hanja, Hanka, Hat, Hava, Haya, Hema, Henka, Hinda, Hynda, Iana, Jana▼, Jeana, Juana, Keana, Kina, Lana▲, Lina, Marna, Nana, Rana, Rena▼, Riana, Sana, Sanna, Seana, Sena▼, Taina, Tana, Tawna, Thana, Tona, Tyana, Vana, Vanna, Vena▼, Vina▼, Yana, Zahna and Zana. These names tend to be less commonly used than Hana.