Hassan Origin and Meaning

The name Hassan is a boy's name of Arabic origin meaning "handsome".

Hassan is among the more familiar Arabic choices, and also one with an attractive meaning. It has appeared in the US Top 1000 every year since 1971.

In one Nigerian tribe, it's used for the first born of a pair of male twins.

# 688 in the US

Hassan Rank in US Top 1000

Hassan Popularity

Famous People Named Hassan

  • Hassan Rouhani7th President of Iran
  • Hassan Sheikh Mohamud8th President of Somalia
  • Hassan Nasrallah3rd Secretary General of Hezbollah
  • Hassan Niam WhitesideAmerican basketball player
  • Hassani Sabbāh, Nizārī Ismā‘īlī missionary

Hassan in Pop Culture

  • Hassanmain character in 'The Kite Runner' by Khaled Hosseini
  • Layla Hassancharacter in the video game "Assassin's Creed: Origins"