Other Origin(s):British, Dutch
Meaning:Of Johannes, of John; Of Hann; God is gracious; Periwinkle
Hancock is a unique masculine name of German and English origin. This name is considered to be a variant of Johannes, which itself is a variation of the ever-classic name John, meaning “God is gracious.” Hancock is also a popular surname with connections to the old English name Hann. The name also appears in Dutch and is connected to the meaning “periwinkle,” perfect for your little sea shell!

Famous People Named Hancock

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  • Herbie Hancock
    Composer, Musician
  • Tony Hancock

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