Hasan Family History
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Hasan Name Meaning
Muslim: from the Arabic personal name ?Hasan ‘good’, ‘handsome’. Hasan (c.625–669) and his brother Husain were sons of the khalif ?Ali ibn Abi ?Talib (see Ali) and, through their mother Fatima, grandsons of the Prophet Muhammad. Shiite Muslims regard Hasan and his brother Husain as the true successors of Muhammad. The name is popular among Sunni Muslims as well as Shiites. Jewish: variant of Hazan.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Hassan, Hasen, Hagan, Haan, Hanan, Susan, Hason, Hana, Haran, Hazan