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Hannah Name Meaning and Origin

Hannah Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Grace, favor, mercy

Name Origin


Hannah is a Hebrew name meaning 'grace' or 'favor'. It is often associated with the concept of mercy and is a popular name in many English-speaking countries. The name has a strong biblical background, as Hannah was the mother of the prophet Samuel in the Old Testament.

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Hannah Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Hannah is a smooth and easy-to-pronounce name with a pleasant sound.

Name Melody Rating:

The name Hannah has a rhythmic flow with its two syllables that are balanced and melodious.

Famous People Named Hannah

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● Hannah Brown

Hannah Brown is an American television personality and former beauty queen. She gained fame as a contestant on the reality TV show 'The Bachelor' and later became the lead on 'The Bachelorette'. Hannah is known for her strong personality and positive attitude.

● Hannah Simone

Hannah Simone is a British-Canadian actress and television host. She is best known for her role as Cece Parekh on the popular TV series 'New Girl'. Hannah has also appeared in various films and has gained recognition for her talent.

● Hannah Montana

Hannah Montana is a fictional character played by Miley Cyrus in the Disney Channel television series of the same name. The character is a teenage pop star leading a double life and dealing with the challenges of fame and identity.

Hannah Name Popularity Insights

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The data is sourced from the Social Security Administration. Since the agency has only released data up to 2022, the rankings for 2023 and 2024 are based on estimates from platform data. We will update the final results once the official data is released.

Potential Negative Connotations of Hannah

The name Hannah is generally associated with positive meanings such as grace and favor, and does not typically evoke negative connotations or cultural symbols.

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