Name Giannis Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Giannis


Giannis is a ♂ boy’s name.

Origin of the name Giannis

Giannis is a modern Greek form of the ancient Greek name Iōánnēs (Ἰωάννης), which derived from the Hebrew name Yochanan (יוֹחָנָן).

What is the meaning of the name Giannis?

Giannis means “Yahweh is gracious” (from Hebrew “yo/יֹו”, abbreviation of “yeho/יְהוֹ” = referring to the Hebrew God + “ḥanán/חָנַן” = to show favor/to be gracious).

Pronunciation of Giannis

Popularity of the name Giannis

The name Giannis is ranked #12350 overall.

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