Hans

Colors Related to this Name: Blue

Qualities Related to this Name: Romantic, Nurturing

Popularity: This is a popular name in the US. Ranking #1578 in 2013 and #1315 in 2014.

Famous People

Hans Conried (Movie Actor,Singer), Hans Howes (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Hans Stefan Santesson (Writer), Hans Andersen Foss (Writer), Hans Otto Storm (Writer)

Meaning

In English

Meaning(s):

-( male name -comes from the Hebrew language-) of German origin, occasionally used in English.

In German

Meaning(s):

-( male name), a medieval shortened form of Johannes (John)

In Dutch

Meaning(s):

-( male name), diminutive of Johannes.

In Swedish

Origin: Medieval contraction of Johannes from Germany. First recorded in Sweden in 1356.

Meaning(s):

-( male name) diminutive of Johannes.

In Danish

Origin: Diminutive form of Johannes borrowed from Germany in the Middle Ages.

Meaning(s):

-( male name).

In Estonian

Meaning(s):

-( male name), borrowed from German in the Middle Ages.

In Norwegian

Origin: Contraction of Johannes borrowed from Germany. First recorded in Norway in the 14th century.

Meaning(s):

-Hansel, the boy in the fairy tale ''Hansel and Gretel''.

-( male name).