Name Jano

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Jano

Jano is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Jano

Jano is a common name in Slavic countries and in Hungary and is considered a short form of Jan, Janosch, Johann or Johannes, which derived from the same Hebrew roots. Besides, Jano is a variant of the Finnish name Jarno, which derived from the biblical name Jeremiah. In Spain, Jano is a short form of Alejandro.

Meaning of Jano

Jano 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). Besides, Jano means “Yahweh will exalt” or “Yahweh will raise” (from Jeremiah) and “defending men” (from Alejandro).

Pronunciation of Jano

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Name Statistic: Jano is ranked #815 overall ↓↓ -107

  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 411 ↓ -67
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 518 ↓ -66
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 1527 ↓ -97
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 1594 ↓↓ -264
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 1966 ↓ -44
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 2051 ↓↓ -235
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 2585 ↑↑ 2767
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 2660 ↓↓ -349
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 2787 ↓↓ -145
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 3154 ↓↓ -216
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 3453 ↓ -61
  • 🇫🇷 France: 3506 ↓↓ -257
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 3559 ↓↓ -441
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 3899 ↓↓ -272
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 3936 ↓↓ -552
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 4244 ↓↓ -1132
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 5459 ↓↓ -131
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 5973 ↑↑ 719
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 7112 ↑↑ 377

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