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


Yann is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name 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).

What does the name Yann mean?

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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Popularity of the name Yann

The name Yann is ranked #3655 overall.

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