What does Hanna mean?
Associated with: scandinavian.
(female) Hanha, Hunna, ..
(male) Hannap, Hanro, .. Middle name pairings:
Hanna Anniston (H.A.), ..
How popular is Hanna?
Hanna is a very popular first name for women (#1112 out of 4276, Top 26%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#887 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Hanna reached its peak rank of #165 in the U.S. in the year 1998, and is currently at #523. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Prominent variation forms of Hanna (#523 in 2015) listed in the Top 2000 are Hannah (#28 in 2015), Anna (#44), Anne (#569), Chana (#855), Hana (#860), Ann (#893), Nanny, Nannie, Hanah and Nan. Other variants, like Hannele, are seldom used. These relations of Hanna were at the apex of their popularity during 1880-1889 (median #836) and are now significantly less common (#1070, ▼87.2%). Anna has been the most recognizable form, though Hannah is currently the top form, while forms such as Anne are no longer trendy.
Hanna▼ is alike in pronunciation to Hanae, Haneeah, Hania, Haniah, Haniya, Haniyah, Hannia, Hanniah, Hanniya, Hanniyah, Hannya, Hannyah, Hany, Hanyah, Henia, Henie, Hennie, Hinna, Honey and Honie. Other recommended names are Adanna, Canna, Daina, Danna, Deanna▼, Denna, Donna▼, Eanna, Elanna, Fauna, Gaenna, Gafna, Gana, Genna, Gianna, Gunna, Haifa, Hajna, Halia, Halina, Hamna, Hamnah, Hanaan, Hanina, Hanja, Hanka, Hayfa, Hazona (see Chazona), Ianna, Jaena, Jana▼, Janna▼, Jeanna, Joanna, Karna, Kenna▲, Laina, Lana▲, Lanna, Nanna, Nenna, Osanna, Ranna, Rayna▲, Roanna, Sanna, Tianna▼, Tunna, Vanna, Wanna, Warna, Yanna, Zahna, Zanna and Zayna. These names tend to be less commonly used than Hanna.See names in meaning and etymology.