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Hakan Meaning


What does Hakan mean?

The name Hakan is of Norse, Icelandic and Turkish origin.

The meaning of Hakan is "ruler, king".

Hakan is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ha-kan.

The Given Name Hakan

Mesmerizing and simple, it is a name considered by many parents.

This 2 syllable name has adventure and a positive vibe.

Hakan has no variant spellings.

Hakan falls into the royal title name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Hakan Algotsson, and Hakan the Red.

Hakan Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 6,812 in baby name popularity for boys with 12 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 5,158 in baby name popularity for boys with 18 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

View the Hakan Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Hakan has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Hakan to other names.

Hakan Related Names

Famous Hakans

  • Hakan Algotsson ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Hakan the Red ~ Swedish King (1070-1079)

Hakan Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Hakan.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Hakan Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Hakan in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Hakan.

Just for fun, see the name Hakan in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Hakan in Nautical Flags page.