Hans Name Meaning

German and Dutch: from a common and long-established vernacular personal name, an aphetic form of Johannes (see John). The surname is also borne by Ashkenazic Jews, presumably as an adoption of the German or Dutch surname. Indian (Panjab): Hindu (Arora) and Sikh name, from Sanskrit hamsa ‘swan’, ‘goose’, based on the name of an Arora clan.

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List of People with Surname Hans

According to our database, there are a total of 1,494 people with the surname Hans. Among these people surnamed Hans, there are about 352 unique names, with an average of 4 people who have the same name. John Hans, Robert Hans and Richard Hans are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Hans, with 30, 30 and 26 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that New York has the largest number of people surnamed Hans, with a total of 170 people, and there are a total of 114 unique names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hans, with a total of 131 people and an average of 104 unique names.