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John meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: John No. of characters: 4 Gender: GirlBoyOrigin: English Biblical Hebrew
Religion: Hindu How to pronounce John jo-hn What does my name mean? 
Meanings: YAHWEH Is Gracious God is Merciful Gift of God English, Low German short form of Johannes (meaning: God is merciful). In English-speaking countries a traditional, popular name. Namesakes: John F. Kennedy, American president.

John was ranked 27 in 2016 list of US boys name and dropped by 3.85% from its previous ranking of 26 in 2015. John was ranked 944 in 2016 US female names list and elevated by 1.15% from its previous ranking of 955 in 2015. Anglo-Saxon form of John. Comes from the Hebrew "yo and Hanan" Means "God is merciful" If Day 27 December.. Intelligent, always mind alert, very active, voluntary,Johnexhaust their entourage that is slowing to want to follow them. Stubborn,Johnare also sensitive, always in search of tenderness and affection. Quiet, little tolerant, forJohnalone hold the truth, their moral is exemplary. Workers, their family life is often disturbed by their intense work. In love is passion and that's life.

Full form of John : Judicious Obliging Hard working Nice

John is a very very popular first name for a boy in England & Whales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 108 in 2015. Around 18577 people wear John as their first name. John is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

John was a very very popular first name for boy but is a rare first name for a girl which is a rare girl name since 1880 and ranked 27 in 2016 in United States. Around 5127501 people wear John as their first name. John is a very consistent name over the past 130 years. 1.418556% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of John
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Expression number of John is 2.

John are diplomatic, sensitive and kind. John act as peacemaker and their intent is to make a balance among things. John likes to make friends and follow their intuition.

Names that rhyme with John Famous people named John
Harriette Johns in A Night to Remember as Actress
Jane Johnston in Mission: Impossible II as Costume and Wardrobe Department
Shane Johnson in Mystery Men as Actress
Stephanie Johnson in All That I Need as Actress
Debi Johnson in Playboy: 21 Playmates Centerfold Collection Volume II as
Jade Johnson in The Pint-Sized Punk as Costume Designer
Tamara Johnson in Burn as Sound Department
Chalene Johnson in Lena Dunham/Victoria Justice/Chalene Johnson as
Seba Johnson in 21 as Actress
Shalonda R. Johnson in VI Degrees as Actress
Names like John John Namesakes Related Names: JohJohaanJohadJohahJohammaJohanJohanaJohanahJohananJohandryJohandyJohaneJohanickJohanieJohanisJohannJohannaJohannahJohanneJohannesPosts having John: Comments :John is an English male first name; Johnny is a hypocoristic. Pronunciation [Jon] is also a male name in Low German, diminutive usual form of scholarly German Johannes. In English-speaking as well as in northern Germany country, it is also common as a surname. John Rigby († 1600), or Jean Rigby, one of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales, hanging from Southwark during the reign of Elizabeth I; only celebrated June 21 or the 40 martyrs on 25 October. John Almond († 1612), raised in Ireland, priest, martyred at Tyburn under King Jacques I of England; celebrated on 5 December. John Southworth († 1654), martyr in England, sentenced to death under the Protectorate of Oliver Cromwell; celebrated June 28 John Ogilvie (° 1579 - † 1615) or John Ogilvie French, Scottish Jesuit priest, pastor clandestine among persecuted Catholics in his country, tortured and hanged; celebrated on 10 March. John Sarkander (1576 - † 1620) or John Sarkander and Jan Sarkander, a native of Silesia, Olomouc priest, martyred; celebrated on 17 March. John is an English male first name; Johnny is a hypocoristic. Pronunciation [Jon] is also a male name in Low German, diminutive usual form of scholarly German Johannes. In English-speaking as well as in northern Germany country, it is also common as a surname. John Rigby († 1600), or Jean Rigby, one of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales, hanging from Southwark during the reign of Elizabeth I; only celebrated June 21 or the 40 martyrs on 25 October. John Almond († 1612), raised in Ireland, priest, martyred at Tyburn under King Jacques I of England; celebrated on 5 December. John Southworth († 1654), martyr in England, sentenced to death under the Protectorate of Oliver Cromwell; celebrated June 28 John Ogilvie (° 1579 - † 1615) or John Ogilvie French, Scottish Jesuit priest, pastor clandestine among persecuted Catholics in his country, tortured and hanged; celebrated on 10 March. John Sarkander (1576 - † 1620) or John Sarkander and Jan Sarkander, a native of Silesia, Olomouc priest, martyred; celebrated on 17 March. - Cherokee Ed Popularity of John
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Other variants of John :Deshaun Deshawn Keshaun Keshawn Rashaun Rashawn Gjon Yahya Yuhanna Hovhannes Hovik Hovo Ohannes Ganix Ion Jon Yan Ioannes Yehochanan Yochanan Iohannes Yann Yanick Yannic Yannick Ioan Ivan Yoan Ivo Yanko Joan Jan Jowan Ghjuvan Ivica Janko Vanja Johan Honza Janek Jens Johannes Hans Jannick Jannik Hanne Hannes Jo Joop Johano Joĉjo Jaan Juhan Jani Janne Joni Jouni Juhana Juhani Hannu Juha Juho Jukka Jussi Jean Jeannot Xoán Ioane Ivane Vano Johann Gianni Giannis Ioannis Yanni Yannis Yianni Yiannis Keoni János Jancsi Janika Jóhann Jóhannes Jón Eoin Sean Seán Shane Giovanni Ivano Gian Giannino Nino Vanni Joannes Jānis Sjang Sjeng Jonas Hanke Jovan Ean Juan Hann Hankin Jackin Jankin Jehan Zuan Iwan Janusz João Joãozinho Iancu Ionel Ionuț Nelu Ioann Vanya Juhán Iain Ian Ján Janez Žan Anže Iván Xuan Juanito Hampus Hasse Evan Iefan Ieuan Ifan Siôn Ianto  English Boy Names :  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
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