Jannis meaning and origin

Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Hebrew
Usage: English, German, Dutch, Low German, Frisian, Estonian, Finnish, Scandinavian, Swedish, Danish and Norwegian
Pronunciation: \"pronunciation
Meaning: God is Gracious, Variant of Jane and God is Merciful
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Chiefly used in Finnish, Swedish, English, Danish, Scandinavian, Dutch, Norwegian, Low German, Estonian, Frisian and German unheard-of, Jannis is originated from Hebrew and is bestowed upon both boys and girls, meaning of Jannis is "Yahweh is Gracious, Variant of Jane or God is Merciful". Jannis is variant of widespread and biblical John. John is short form of Johannes. John is English and German form of Johannes. Origin of Unfamiliar John is in Hebrew language, meaning of John is "God has Been Gracious: has Shown Favor In the Bible John the Baptist Baptized Christ In the Jordan, God is Merciful and Gift of God". Also Jannis is Frisian and Dutch form of Johannes.

Variants of Jannis

Jehanne, Ieuan, Johanan, John, Johannes, Dejohn, Gianni, Jackie, Yanis, Aaronjohn, John Paul, Jean, Hanko, Janek, Janica, Johansinnguaq

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Popularity of Jannis

Jannis is a unique baby name in Switzerland, it has been in use since 1998 and was able to reach the top 200 names. In 2001, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 168 on boy names chart when 46 babies were named Jannis. Over 594 people have been named Jannis in Switzerland. Jannis is an uncommon baby name in United States, where it last appeared in 2009 after 37 years of use since 1933. Over 410 people have been named Jannis in United States. It had a short run of 4 years on Belgium boy names chart.

Also, Jannis is a familiar name in Germany, Greece, Netherlands, Indonesia and Sweden. According to our estimate, over 1000 babies have been named Jannis globally.

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Jannis in Nordic countries

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Numerological analysis of Jannis

There's not a problem you cannot solve. To have letter J as your cornerstone means to stand for fairness, balance, justice, and equality. You love your freedom and respect other people's freedom too. Your decision to keep fighting for things even when they're falling apart sometimes ruins self-confidence. Number 3 as a personality no represents creativity, passion, extravagance, and positivity.

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Namesakes of Jannis

    Jannis Kounellis, Greek Italian contemporary artist based in Rome
  • Jannis Kallinikos, organization and communication scholar and intellectual
  • Jannis Niewöhner in Saphirblau as Actor
  • Jannis Aliferis is well-known for directing movie Goal ston erota

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