Hanna

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English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Hanna (plural Hannas)

  1. A female given name, a rare spelling variant of Hannah.
  2. A matronymic surname based on Hannah.
  3. An Irish surname​. An anglicisation of Irish Ó hAnnaigh.
  4. A town in Alberta, Canada
  5. A town in Oklahoma
  6. A village in Poland
  7. A town in Wyoming

Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Hanna

  1. (biblical) Hannah.
  2. A female given name, cognate to Hannah (and sometimes spelled thus), and a diminutive of Johanna.

Estonian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Hanna

  1. Hannah (biblical character)
  2. Anna (biblical prophetess)
  3. A female given name of biblical origin, also short form of Johanna.

Faroese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Hanna

  1. A female given name

Declension[edit]

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Honna
Accusative Honnu
Dative Honnu
Genitive Honnu
Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Hanna
Accusative Hannu
Dative Hannu
Genitive Hannu

Finnish[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Hanna

  1. Hannah (biblical character)
  2. Anna (biblical prophetess)
  3. A female given name of biblical origin, and a short form of Johanna.

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German[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Hanna

  1. Hannah (biblical character)
  2. Anna (biblical prophetess)
  3. A female given name, cognate to Hannah (and sometimes spelled Hannah); a diminutive form of Johanna.

Icelandic[edit]

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Hanna f (genitive Hönnu)

  1. A female given name; Hannah

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Norwegian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Hanna

  1. Hannah (biblical character)
  2. A female given name, cognate to Hannah (and sometimes spelled thus), a diminutive of Johanna.

Polish[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Hanna f (diminutive Hanka, Hania)

  1. A female given name, cognate to Hannah.

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Swedish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (as a given name of biblical origin) Hannah

Etymology[edit]

As a given name, often shortened from Johanna, also derived from the biblical character(s). First recorded in Sweden in 1583.

Proper noun[edit]

Hanna

  1. Hannah (biblical character)
  2. Anna (biblical prophetess)
  3. A female given name.

References[edit]

  • Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn, Almqvist & Wiksell 1996, ISBN 91-21-10937-0
  • [1] Statistiska centralbyrån and Sture Allén, Staffan Wåhlin, Förnamnsboken, Norstedts 1995, ISBN 9119551622: 48 279 females with the given name Hanna (compared to 4 631 named Hannah) living in Sweden on December 31st, 2010, with the frequency peak in the 1990s. Accessed on 19 June 2011.