Juhani name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Boy
Origin: Hebrew
Usage: Finnish, Swedish, Norwegian and Danish
Pronunciation: YOO-ha-nee
Meaning: Yahweh is Gracious
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What does Juhani mean?

The boy name Juhani is particulary used in Finnish, Norwegian, Swedish and Danish, Juhani means "Yahweh is Gracious" has origin in Hebrew. Juhani is version of dominant, biblical and imperishable John. John is short form of Johannes.

John is German and English form of Johannes. Meaning of John is Yahweh is Gracious Yahweh is Merciful, Yahweh is Gracious and Gift of God is rooted from Hebrew. Juhani is Finnish form of Johannes.

How do I pronounce Juhani?

The most common way to pronounce three syllabled Juhani is YOO-ha-nee. The pronunciation choose to emphasis on first YOO syllable.

Variants of Juhani

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

How popular is the name Juhani?

Juhani is a popular baby name in Finland where every 1 in 300 have the name. According to our evaluation, at least 20000 people have been bestowed Juhani around the globe.


Juhani in Nordic countries

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Numerological analysis of Juhani

Nothing good can come out of your past. Having no 5 as your personality number represents your extraordinary personality and creativity. Helping people, protecting nature and animals are your main preoccupation. You always hope things to work out on their own. Self-doubt is your worst but it makes you better. You prefer to fight your battles alone. Endurance is one of your best character traits.

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Famous people named Juhani

  • Juhani Aho, Finnish author and journalist
  • Juhani Komulainen, Finnish composer of modern classical music
  • Juhani Lahtinen, Finnish ice hockey player
  • Juhani Wahlsten, retired professional ice hockey player
  • Juhani Kaskeala, senior Finnish admiral and was Chief of Defence of the Finnish Defence Forces
  • Juhani Peltonen, retired Finnish association football player
  • Juhani Pallasmaa, Finnish architect and former professor of architecture and dean at the Helsinki University of Technology
  • Juhani Kärkinen, retired Finnish ski jumper
  • Juhani Suutarinen, Finnish former biathlete
  • Juhani Tamminen, Finnish retired professional ice hockey player
  • Juhani Kumpulainen, Finnish actor and director

  • Biblical Boy Names
  • Boy names beginning with J
  • Hebrew Boy Names
  • Danish Boy Names
  • Finnish Boy Names
  • Norwegian Boy Names
  • Swedish Boy Names
  • Baby Names that mean Yahweh
  • Baby Names that mean Gracious


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