Hannah

Pronunciation: ha-hnna-hh
Origin: Israel
gender-female
Author

Emmy Samtani

Emmy Samtani

Emmy is the founder of Kiindred and mother to 3 little ones. Over the last 4 years, she has worked with some of the most credible experts in the parenting space and is a keen contributor on all things parenthood.
Region Origin: Middle East

Hannah is a girl's name of Hebrew origin, derived from the Hebrew name Channah, which means "favor" or "grace". The name is also a variation of Channah and is found in the Hebrew Bible, where Hannah was one of Elkanah's wives and the mother of Samuel. In biblical context, after years of being without children, Hannah prayed for a son and was eventually favored by God, hence the meaning of her name. The name Hannah is derived from the root ḥ-n-n, also meaning "favor" or "grace". It is a popular name in various forms across different cultures and languages, with related names such as Ana, Anna, Ann, and others. The name Hannah has experienced a surge in popularity in recent decades, nearing the top of the name charts.

Hannah Name Popularity Data

chat-overall Overall: Hannah is currently #66 on Kiindred
gender-female Girl: Hannah is currently #28 on Kiindred Girl Names
gender-male Overall Nature: Hannah is currently #31 on Kiindred Nature Names
gender-female Girl Nature: Hannah is currently #20 on Kiindred Girl Nature Names
gender-male Overall Unique: Hannah is currently #64 on Kiindred Unique Names
gender-female Girl Unique: Hannah is currently #28 on Kiindred Girl Unique Names

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