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Gender: Female Pronunciation: HAN-ah Origin of Hanne: Danish, Norwegian, German, and Dutch form of Hannah or Johanne

The name Hanne is a girl's name of German, Nordic origin. Hanne and is often added to lists like International Variations of Ann and discussed in our forums with posts like "Quick Question Thread?!".

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This spin on the popular Hannah is widely-used in Europe and pronounced similarly to Hannah. Unless you have a cultural or family reason to use Hanne, best stick with the more familiar spelling.

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Famous People Named Hanne

Hanne Gaby Odiele, Belgian model
Hanne Blank, American historian, writer, editor and public speaker
Hanne Harlem, Norwegian politician
Hanne Haugland, Norwegian high jumper
Hanne Hiob, German actress
Hanne Hukkelberg, Norwegian singer-songwriter
Hanne Krogh, Norwegian singer
Hanne Liland, Norwegian race walker
Hanne Wolharn, German actress

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