What does Hanny mean?
Hanny /han-ny/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and the name Hanny means "He (God) has favored me". Hanny is a version of Anne (Hebrew): the English variant of Hannah. Compare surname Hanni.
Hanny has 22 more related forms via Anne, Hannah: Ann▼, Anna, Anni, Anny, Hajna, Hanja, Hanka, Hanne, Hannele, Nan▼, Nana, Nance, Nancey, Nanci▼, Nancy▼, Nanine, Nanney, Nanni, Nannie▼, Nanny, Nanon and Nanor.Kreatif forms: Harny, Heny. [more]
How popular is Hanny?
Hanny is an unusual first name for women but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#59916 out of 150436, Top 40%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of Hanny and related names. Hannah (#28 in 2014), Anna (#34), Hanna (#483), Anne (#553), Nancy (#752), Hana (#841), Ann (#945), Nannie, Nan, Nanci and Nana are the prominent variation forms of Hanny (not ranked) listed in the Top 1000. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.6153%) and have become much less widespread since (usage 0.3058%, 50.3% less), with versions like Nancy, Hanna, Ann, Anne and Hana becoming somewhat outmoded. Hannah (#28) is the most chic baby name here, and there is a rebound in baby name popularity for this name. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Hanny is alike in pronunciation to Hania, Haniya, Hannia, Hanniya, Hannya, Hannyah and Honey. Other suggested similar baby names are Danny, Fanny▼, Janny, Lanny and Sanny. These names tend to be more frequently used than Hanny.