Meaning and name origin
Hanka \ha(n)-ka\ as a girl's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Hanka is "He (God) has favored me". Hanka is a variant of Ann (Hebrew): simplified form of Anne, the English form of Hannah.
Hanka is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Hanka and its source form. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Ann (#945). (2014 statistics).
Hanka is also pronounced similarly to Henka. Other suggested similar baby names are Hana, Hanako, Hania, Hanja, Hanna and Janka. These names tend to be more commonly used than Hanka.