Hanne: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Hanne

[HAN-ah]

A German and Dutch short form of Johanne or Johanna, this name means "God is gracious." And let's hope your little Hanne is gracious herself, at least enough to sleep through the night at a relatively young age. That's not asking too much, right?

Nicknames:

Han, Hannie.

Famous people named Hanne:

Singer/songwriter Hanne Hukkelberg; actress Hanne Hiob; writer/educator Hanne Blank; singer Hanne Krogh.

Fun fact:

Hanne is also a manufacturer of synthetic wigs.

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