Hanan हनन

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  • 3 syllables and 5 letters
  • pronounced as hanana
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) हनन

Hanan meaning: Killer

Hanan name meaning

Literal meaning of Hanan:

Sanskrit word Hanan (Sanskrit: हनन) literally means killer or slayer.

Intended meaning of Hanan:

Hanan is a Sanskrit word which depicts an act of killing or slaying. Hanan means killer.
According to Lexicographers, Hanan is also the name of a worm that feed on others to survive. Another meaning of Hanan is striking at somebody or hitting someone, as per Nirukta , by Yaska. Reference of Hanan found in Bhagavata purana (भागवत-पुराण), where it is used to describe as the act of removing something or someone from their place and also refers to the act of destroying.
According to आर्यभट, Hanan is used to depict the process of multiplication also.
Hanan is a word that is found in many languages. In different languages it has different meanings. Hanan is also a name of Semitic origin. In Hebrew Hanan is a masculine name and it's meaning is 'gracious gift of God'. In Arabic it has completely different roots. In Arabic it is a feminine name, which means 'tenderness'. In Irish name Hanan is an ancient Irish sept which fought at the battle of Clontarf alongside Brian Boru.

Popularity of Hanan

US Popularity Trend for Hanan

As we can see Hanan is not a very famous name in USA, because it is used by many origins like Hebrew, Arabic, Irish. But Indian social data shows that the name Hanan is not used by many people. In Sanskrit we found references of name Hanana with negative meaning.

In our opinion, Hanan is easy to pronounce name with negative meaning.

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