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Name Johan

Meaning:Yahweh is graciousTools:

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About the name Johan in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:German, Scandinavian, Czech
US 2015 rank:#553     ... 551:Casey, 552:Moshe, 553:Johan, 554:Sam, 555:Matthias ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Joan, Joan, Johana, Johann, Jóhann, John, Jovan, Rohan, Yohan, Aodhán     Details
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About John/Johanna, the group of names with the same origin as Johan

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 2015,  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, Sean, Shane, Shaun, Shawn, Shayne, Sione, Vanni, Vanya, Wanja, Xhon, Yahaya ...and more   Sortable list   Details
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Belgium prevalence 2013 14
DenmarkGraph2015 182014 27,  2013 28,  2012 27,  2011 43,  2010 49,  2008 48,  2001 45,  2000 50,  1997 48
France 2002 150
Greenland prevalence 2011 14
NorwayGraph2015 332014 49,  2013 53,  2012 46,  2011 60,  2010 53,  2009 64,  2008 67,  2007 76,  2006 75,  2005 79,  2004 81,  2003 68,  2002 63,  2001 66,  2000 60,  1999 56,  1998 56,  1997 64
SwedenGraph2008 83,  2007 78,  2006 71,  2005 59,  2004 52,  2003 41,  2002 37,  2001 33,  2000 31,  1999 22,  1998 19
Sweden prevalence 2014 7
Switzerland 1997 310
USA yearlyGraph2015 553,  2014 579,  2013 530,  2012 480,  2011 497,  2010 451,  2009 475,  2008 4512007 498,  2006 531,  2005 546,  2004 573,  2003 569,  2002 510,  2001 546,  2000 902,  1999 836,  1998 935
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