Hannah is derived from the name Channah. It is a Hebrew name that can be translated to "the Lord has favored me." Hannah also has biblical significance as the mother of the prophet Samuel in the Old Testament. Hannah is one of the more popular biblical names for girls, as it is within the top 25 in the United States.
Similar Names: Chanah, Hanna
Famous Hannah Names: Hannah Storm (TV journalist), Hannah Chaplin (mother of Charlie Chaplin)