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

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Johann is a ♂ boy’s name.

Origin of the name Johann

Johann is a German short form of the biblical name Johannes (see John), which derived from the Hebrew name Yochanan (יוֹחָנָן).

What is the meaning of the name Johann?

Johann 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 Johann

Variants of the name Johann

Johan Yohan Yohann

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Popularity of the name Johann

The name Johann is ranked #530 overall.

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