Gender Masculine
Usage Biblical
Scripts חֲנַנְיָה(Ancient Hebrew)
Pronounced Pron. han-ə-NIE-ə(English)

Meaning & History

Means "Yahweh is gracious" in Hebrew. This name appears frequently in the Old Testament. It is the Hebrew name of Shadrach.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesHananias, Hannas(Biblical Greek) Chananyah(Biblical Hebrew) Ananias, Annas(Biblical Latin)

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Entry updated November 16, 2019