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


Janek is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Janek?

Janek is a Czech and Polish short version of the biblical name Johann(es).

What does the name Janek mean?

Janek 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 Janek

Variants of the name Janek

Yanek Yanneck Yannek Jannek

Popularity of the name Janek

The name Janek is ranked #2484 overall.

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