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Hans \ha-ns\

God is gracious
Hans as a boy's name is pronounced hahns. It is of Scandinavian, German, Danish and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Hans is "God is gracious". Variant of John. In Hindi, it comes from an Sanskrit expression meaning "swan". The diminutive Hansel is familiar because of the fairy tale "Hansel and Gretel". The name is popular in Germany. Writer Hans Christian Andersen.
Related names:
heinz, jan.
heinz, jan, Hines.
han, Hanss, Hanns, Hannes, Hansel, Hanzel.

Google Ngram Viewer results for Hans:

This graph shows how "Hans" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Examples of usage for Hans:

  1. Old Hans Van Pelt, who had been more than once to the Dutch colony at the Cape of Good Hope, insisted that this must be the Flying Dutchman which had so long haunted Table Bay, but, being unable to make port, had now sought another harbour. – Bracebridge Hall, or The Humorists by Washington Irving
  2. A gun was brought to bear on her, and, with some difficulty, loaded and fired by Hans Van Pelt, the garrison not being expert in artillery. – Bracebridge Hall, or The Humorists by Washington Irving
  3. That book is for 1868. 4618. I see it is for Hans Leslie, and not for George Leslie. – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie

Quotes for Hans:

  1. In kindergarten that used to be my job, to tell them fairytales. I liked Hans Christian Andersen, and the Grimm fairy tales, all the classic fairy tales.
  2. A lot of my reading over the next few months will be the works of Hans Christian Andersen- I have been appointed an ambassador for the bicentenary celebrations of his birth next year.

Rhymes for Hans:

  1. cannes, hands, ponce, sconce, cheyennes, sans, franz, frans, hannes, pecans, fans, plans, bans, spans, sedans, vans, clans, cans, pans, scans, divans, lanz, mans, branz, danz, gans, jans, rans, sanz, tans, japans;
  2. ensconce, response;
  3. nonchalance, renaissance;