What does Hannes mean?
Associated with: gracious.
(male) Haanes, Hones, ..
(female) Hanher, Hanwen, .. Middle name pairings:
Hannes Hagen (H.H.), ..
How popular is Hannes?
Hannes is an unusual given name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#40083 out of 150436, Top 27%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Hannes reached its highest position of #57 in Sweden in 2001, but is not in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Popular variation forms of Hannes are Hans (#1411 in recent rankings), Hansel (#1709), Johannes, John (#26) and Zane (#233). Other forms, like Hanno, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Hannes was more pronounced among parents 135 years ago (average #1390) and is now much lower (#1229, ▼92.2%), with versions such as Hans becoming less trendy. John is the clear favorite, though Zane has become popular as well.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Banner, Barnes, Dannel, Dennes, Ennes, Gaines, Gannet, Gaynes, Hamnet, Haniel, Hank▲, Hanlea, Hanlee, Hanley, Hannan, Hanniel, Hannoch, Hanoch, Hanok, Hansen, Hanyel, Hawes, Hayes▲, Hovannes, Innes, Kannen, Magnes, Raines, Raynes, Stannes (see Stanislaus), Tannen, Tanner, Tanney, Tannis and Yannis. These names tend to be more commonly used than Hannes.See names in meaning and etymology.