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


Jonathan is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Jonathan?

The given name Jonathan is of Hebrew origin and derived from Yehonatan (יְהוֹנתָן). In the bible, he was a son of King Saul.

What does the name Jonathan mean?

Jonathan means “Yahweh has given” and “gift of Yahweh” (from “yeho/יְהוֹ” = referring to the Hebrew God + “natan/נָתַן” = to give).

Pronunciation of Jonathan

Variants of the name Jonathan

Johnathan Jonatan Jonatán Joonatan Yonatan Yonathan

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Popularity of the name Jonathan

The name Jonathan is ranked #163 overall. It is very popular with parents-to-be and is often chosen as a baby name.

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