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What does Hanne mean?

Hanne Pronunciation of Hanne [hanne] as a name for girls is of Hebrew derivation, and the name Hanne means "He (God) has favored me". Hanne is a German, Scandinavian form of Hannah (Hebrew): variation of Ann.

Associated with: scandinavian.


17 relations via Hannah: Ann, Anna, Anne, Annie, Hana, Hanah, Hanalee, Hanna, Hannele, Hannie, Hanny, Hena, Honna, Nan, Nanney, Nannie and Nanny.

Creative forms:
(female) Hadne, Hane, ..

(male) Hanhed, Hanze, ..

Middle name pairings:
Hanne Brooklynn (H.B.), ..

How popular is Hanne?

Hanne is an uncommonly occurring given name for females but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#66274 out of 150436, Top 44%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Hannah (#28 the previous year), Anna (#44), Annie (#323), Hanna (#523), Anne (#569), Hana (#860), Ann (#893), Nanny, Nannie, Hanah and Nan are the prominent variation forms of Hanne (outside Top 2000). Other variants, like Honna, are seldom used. These forms of Hanne were at the apex of their popularity in the 1880s (usage of 10.4%) and have become significantly less conventional since (usage 1.1%, 89%), with forms like Ann becoming somewhat outmoded. Hana is the most trendy birth name in this list. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ann, Anna, Anne, Annie, Hana in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Hanah, Hanna, Hannah, Nan, Nannie, Nanny in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Anna, Annie, Hanna, Hannah outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Bonne, Dafne, Dagne, Dane, Danne, Dawne, Dayne, Deanne, Dianne, Dyanne, Evanne, Faune, Fawne, Gunne, Hadee, Hajna, Halie, Halle, Hamna, Hanae, Hanan, Hania, Hanina, Hanja, Hanka, Hannia, Hannya, Hansine, Hany, Hazle, Henie, Hennie, Hinde, Hinna, Honie, Jaine, Jane, Janene, Janine, Janne, Jayne, Jeanne, Jenne, Joanne, Laine, Lane, Layne, Leanne, Lianne, Luanne, Lynne, Marne, Minne, Nanine, Osanne, Ozanne, Paine, Payne, Raene, Raine, Rayne, Reanne, Renne, Rianne, Roanne, Ryanne, Tianne, Winne, Wynne, Ysanne, Zanne and Zoanne. These names tend to be more frequently used than Hanne.

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