Name Yann

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Yann

Yann is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Yann

Yann is a Breton form of John, which derived from the ancient Greek name Iōánnēs (Ἰωάννης), which in turn is derived from the Hebrew name Yochanan (יוֹחָנָן).

Meaning of Yann

Yann 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 Yann

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Name Statistic: Yann is ranked #3971 overall ↓ -72

  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 1485 ↓ -74
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 2831 ↑↑ 1471
  • 🇫🇷 France: 2998 ↓↓ -136
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 3419 ↓↓ -597
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 3501 ↓↓ -521
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 3711 ↓↓ -112
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 3992 ↓↓ -163
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 4484 ↓↓ -1510
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 4692 ↓↓ -2636
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 4863 ↓↓ -191
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 4997 ↓↓ -573
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 5142 ↓↓ -987
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 5223 ↑↑ 1480
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 5722 ↑↑ 262
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 6794 ↓↓ -411
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 6990 ↓↓ -2841
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 7006 ↓↓ -732
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 7768 ↓↓ -179
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 10493 ↓↓ -115


Name Yann

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