What does Han mean?
Associated with: gracious.
(male) Haan, Harn, ..
(female) Hada, Hen, .. Middle name pairings:
Han Jacoby (H.J.), ..
How popular is Han?
Han is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#1617 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Popular related forms of Han (not in Top 2000) are Hannes, Hans (#1411 from recent data) and Hansel (#1709). Other variants, like Hanzel, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Han was well-received among parents in the 1880s (median #1447) and is now much diminished (#1706, 51.9% less usage), with the version Hans becoming less trendy. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Han is alike in pronunciation to Hein, Heine, Huon and Hywyn. Other suggested similar names are Ban, Dan▼, Ean▲, Hai, Hal▼, Ham, Hani, Hank▲, Hany, Ian▲, Jan▼, Man, Tan, Van, Xan and Zan. These names tend to be more frequently used than Han.See names in meaning and etymology.