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


Sjon is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Sjon?

Sjon is a Dutch form of the name John, which derived from the ancient Greek name Iōánnēs (Ἰωάννης), which itself originates the Hebrew name Yochanan (יוֹחָנָן).

What does the name Sjon mean?

Sjon means “Yahweh is gracious” and “Yahweh is merciful” (from Hebrew “yo/יֹו”, abbreviation of “yeho/יְהוֹ” = referring to the Hebrew God + “ḥanán/חָנַן” = to show favor/to be gracious).

Pronunciation of Sjon

Popularity of the name Sjon

The name Sjon is ranked #12557 overall.

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