João

♂ Name João – Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name João

João is a ♂ male name.

Origin of João

João is a Portuguese variant of the name John, which derived from the ancient Greek name Iōánnēs (Ἰωάννης), which itself originates in the Hebrew name Yochanan (יוֹחָנָן).

Meaning of João

João 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 João

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Name Statistic: João is ranked #8144 overall ↓↓ -243

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 9220 ↓↓ -638
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 10450 ↓↓ -460
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 9029 ↓↓ -245
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 9781 ↓↓ -441
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 6858 ↓↓ -174
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 8847 ↑↑ 196
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 13942 ↓↓ -248
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 12840 ↓↓ -348
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 747 ↑↑ 365
  • 🇫🇷 France: 4891 ↓↓ -134
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 9369 ↓↓ -814
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 11651 ↑↑ 2170
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 14005 ↓↓ -232
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 8340 ↑↑ 102
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 9286 ↓ -76
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 8585 ↓↓ -335
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 4056 ↓↓ -141
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 762 ↓↓ -168
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 11877 ↓↓ -549

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