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

12350

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.

Find more beautiful first names!

Download our free baby name app and swipe a wonderful name together with your partner!

babyname app androidbabyname app iPhone

Interesting things to read
The most popular baby names