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What does Hanja mean?

Hanja Pronunciation of Hanja [han-ja] as a name for girls is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of the name Hanja is "He (God) has favored me". Hanja is an alternate form of Anne (Hebrew): the English version of Hannah.


20 different relations via Anne: Ana, Ania, Anka, Anna, Anya, Hajna, Hana, Hanka, Hanny, Nan, Nana, Nance, Nanci, Nancy, Nanni, Nanny, Nanon, Nanor, Nina and Nona.

Creative forms:
(female) Haja, Hanha, ..

(male) Hanhar, Hanza, ..

Middle name pairings:
Hanja Reign (H.R.), ..

How popular is Hanja?

Hanja is an unusual first name for women. Hanja is also an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Ana (#211 from recent data), Ania, Anna (#44), Anne (#569), Anya (#555), Hana (#860), Nan, Nana, Nanci, Nancy (#820), Nanny, Nina (#300) and Nona are the prominent variation forms of Hanja (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Nanor, are uncommon. These forms of Hanja were at the top of their popularity a century ago (adoption of 8.22%) and have become significantly less widespread since (adoption 0.66%, down 91.9%), with forms such as Nona becoming less trendy. Anna has generally been the top pick of parents, though Hana has become popular as well. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ana, Ania, Anna, Anne, Anya in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Hana, Nan, Nana, Nanci, Nancy in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Nanny, Nina, Nona in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Anna, Nancy, Nina outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Anja, Baja, Basja, Daija, Fenja, Hadia, Hadjar, Hadya, Hafsa, Hafza, Haifa, Hajar, Hajjra, Hajra, Hala, Halea, Halia, Halma, Hamna, Hanaan, Hanae, Hanah, Hanan, Hania, Haniah, Hanina, Hanita, Haniya, Hanna, Hannah, Hanne, Hannia, Hannya, Hany, Hanyah, Hava, Haya, Hayfa, Hena, Henia, Henka, Hinda, Hinna, Honna, Hynda, Kaija, Kasja, Maaja, Maeja, Maja, Marja, Marnja, Nadja, Raja, Rasja, Sonja, Taija, Taja, Tanja, Tasja, Valja and Vanija. These names tend to be more frequently used than Hanja.

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