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


Yannis is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Yannis?

Yannis is a variant of the Hebrew name Johannes.

What does the name Yannis mean?

Yannis 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 Yannis

Variants of the name Yannis

Jannis Yanis

Popularity of the name Yannis

The name Yannis is ranked #1095 overall.

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