The name Hassan is a boy's name of Arabic origin meaning "handsome". Hassan is ranked #715 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Boy Names Uncommon in the US and discussed in our forums with posts like "Build a sibling set together!".
From the experts:
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.