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Meaning and name origin

Hanson \ha(n)-son\ as a boy's name is of Scandinavian, German and Danish origin, and the meaning of Hanson is "son of Hans". Singing brothers Taylor, Isaac, and Zac Hanson.


Hanson has 3 variant forms: Hansen, Hanssen and Hansson.

For more information, see also the related boy name Anson.


Hanson is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#244 out of 88799, Top 1%) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Hanson and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Anson (#806). (2014 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Anson in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Anson outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar baby names are Janson, Sanson and Tanson. Like Hanson, these names are not commonly used.