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Name Ian

Meaning:Yahweh is graciousTools:

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About the name Ian in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:English, Scottish
US 2016 rank:#78     ... 76:Jace, 77:Jose, 78:Ian, 79:Cooper, 80:Gavin ...     Full US 2016 list
Similarly written:An, An, Can, Cian, Dan, Dan, Dan, Dian, Dian, Dian     Details
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About John/Johanna, the group of names with the same origin as Ian

Meaning/translation:Yahweh is gracious
Language of origin:Hebrew
Info about origin, male:popular because of Saint John, the apostle and evangelist, and Saint John the Baptist
 very popular through the ages and in many countries
 until now there were 23 popes with the name John
Words:yahweh = (the name of God) (name of the one God according to the Old Testament)  Hebrew
 chanan = to be gracious  Hebrew
Topics:12 Apostles, Interesting, New Testament, Popes
Variants' top ranks:1:Sean Ireland 2003,  1:Jón Iceland 2003 to 2007,  1:Hans Greenland 2011,  1:Jens Denmark 2005,  1:Jan Warsaw 2016,  1:John England+Wales 1944,  1:Jack England+Wales 1998,  1:Jean France 2011,  1:Juan Buenos Aires 2012,  1:João Portugal 2015
Somehow related to:Jahwe
Old/original forms:Jehanne Old French, Ieuan Old Irish, Jehohanan Hebrew, Johanan Hebrew
Name variants:Gia, Giana, Gianna, Giavanna, Gioana, Giovana, Giovanna, Hanna, Hanne, Hanni, Hansine, Ioana, Ioanna, Ionela, Ivana, Ivanka, Ivanna, Iwana, Iyana, Iyanna, Jana, Janae, Janay, Jane, Janel, Janell, Janelle, Janessa, Janet, Janette, Janice, Janie, Janin, Janina, Janine, Janis, Janita, Janka, Janka, Janna, Janne, Jannine, Jantje, Jayne, Jean, Jeanette, Jeanie, Jeanine, Jeanne, Jeannette, Jeannice, Jeannine, Jenna, Jenny, Jensina, Jessie, Jo, Joan, Joana, Joann, Joanna, Joanne, Johana, Johanka, Johanna, Jóhanna, Johanne, Johna, Jolien, Jolina, Joline, Jona, Jóna, Jonelle, Jonna, Jovana, Juana, Juanita, Seonag, Seonaid, Shauna, Shawna, Sheena, Shona, Sian, Siana, Sinead, Sinéad, Siobhan, Vanja, Vanna, Yana, Yanet, Yanna, Zana, Zsanett, Anze, Django, Ean, Eoin, Evan, Gan, Geovane, Geovanni, Gian, Gianni, Giovani, Giovanni, Giovannino, Giovanny, Gjin, Gjon, Hampus, Hannes, Hanno, Hans, Hennes, Huwan, Iain, Ian, Iefan, Ioan, Ioannis, Ion, Ionut, Ivan, Ivan, Iván, Ivano, Iwan, Jack, Jackie, Jacky, Jan, Jandel, Janek, Janez, Janic, Janick, Janik, Janika, Janis, Jankin, Jankó, Jann, Jannes, Jannic, Jannick, Jannik, Jannis, János, Janosch, Janusz, Jax, Jean, Jeannot, Jens, Jhon, Jhonny, Jionni, Jo, Joan, Joannes, João, Johan, Johann, Jóhann, Johannes, Jóhannes, John, Johnnie, Johnny, Jon, Jón, Jonathon, Jone, Jovan, Jovani, Jovanni, Jovanny, Jovany, Juan, Juanito, Juha, Juhani, Juho, Jukka, Jussi, Nino, Ruan, Sean, Shane, Shaun, Shawn, Shayne, Sione, Vanni, Vanya, Wanja, Xhon ...and more   Sortable list   Details
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Popularity lists that contain the name Ian

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Argentina/Buenos Aires 2012 9
BrazilGraph2016 54,  2015 56,  2014 47,  2013 48,  2012 54,  2011 57,  2009 40
Canada/British Columbia 2009 98
ChileGraph2016 46,  2014 412013 47,  2011 45,  2009 47
IrelandGraph2003 97,  2002 78,  2001 87,  2000 78,  1999 64,  1998 62
Mexico 2013 92
Portugal 2014 97
Puerto RicoGraph2016 3,  2015 3,  2014 2,  2013 2
ScotlandGraph2009 175,  2008 165,  1999 98,  1998 92
SpainGraph2016 632015 66,  2014 64,  2013 73,  2012 86,  2011 92,  2010 92
Switzerland/German 2016 170
Uruguay/MontevideoGraph2012 122011 37
USA decadesGraph2000-2009 70,  1990-1999 691980-1989 85,  1970-1979 156
USA yearlyGraph2016 78,  2015 76,  2014 77,  2013 80,  2012 78,  2011 72,  2010 72,  2009 73,  2008 80,  2007 75,  2006 79,  2005 68,  2004 69,  2003 652002 67,  2001 70,  2000 73,  1999 71,  1998 73,  1997 70,  1996 70,  1995 67,  1994 74,  1993 70
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