Religion: Muslim How to pronounce Jan jan What does my name mean? Meaning of Jan: Supplanter, The Lord is Gracious, God is Gracious, God has been Gracious, The Grace or Mercy of the Lord, Yahweh Is Gracio
Origin and Meaning
Baby name Jan is derived as cognate of John which in turn is derived from the Hebrew name Yochanan meaning "Yahweh is gracious". It is also used as a short form of name Johannes. The name was born in the 15th century by Jan van Eyck who was Flemish painter. Jan III Sobieski was also the name of Polish monarch and he was most famous for his victory over the Turks at the 1683 Battle of Vienna. Later on he was called as 'Lion of Lechistan' and the Pope hailed him as the savior of Christendom. Another famous bearer of the name is Jan Heweliusz who was a Polish astronomer and became 'the founder of lunar topography'.
Jan was ranked 838 in 2015 US male names list and elevated by 0.48% from its previous ranking of 842 in 2014. Jan was ranked 961 in 2015 list of US girls name and dropped by 3.33% from its previous ranking of 930 in 2013.
Full form of Jan : Joyful Attentive Nonjudgemental
Jan is a rare first name for a boy in England & Wales which is a rare name since 1996 and ranked 261 in 2014. Only 1565 people have Jan as their first name. Jan is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.
Jan is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular since 1938 and ranked 838 (0.002347% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 76202 people wear Jan as their first name. Jan is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1902 and ranked 838 (0.002347% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 76202 people have Jan as their first name. Jan is not a native United States and Jan may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.021316% of people in US have this given name.Complete history of Jan
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Expression number of Jan is 7.
Jan likes to research and reason to know the answers of hidden questions as Jan are gifted with an analytical mind. Jan are always on the quest for knowledge and wisdom and loves being alone.
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