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


Johannes is a ♂ boy’s name.

Origin of the name Johannes

Johannes is a Latin variant of the ancient Greek name Iōánnēs (Ἰωάννης), which derived from the Hebrew name Yochanan (יוֹחָנָן). The spelling of the name Johannes is common in Germany, the Netherlands and Scandinavia. The english spelling of the name is John.

What is the meaning of the name Johannes?

Johannes 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 Johannes

Variants of the name Johannes


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Popularity of the name Johannes

The name Johannes is ranked #944 overall.

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