Name Jan – origin and meaning

The first name Jan is female and male.

Origin of Jan

Jan is a short form of Johannes in e.g. Netherlands, Poland, Czech Republic and Scandinavia. In English speaking countries, Jan is a short form of the girl’s names Janice and Janet. There are also girls names Jan in Scandinavia.

Meaning of Jan

Jan means “Yahweh is gracious”.

Pronunciation of Jan


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