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Janos Meaning


What does Janos mean?

The name Janos is of Hungarian origin.

The meaning of Janos is "G-d is gracious".

Janos is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ja-nos.

The Given Name Janos

Janos is a form of John. See John for further details.

Janos is a refined and luminous name.

A wonderfully distinctive name.

Wrap it up and take it home, Janos may just be the name you're looking for.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Janos I Zapolya, and Janos II Zsigmond Zapolya.

Janos Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, less than 5 boys were given the name. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before less than 5 boys were given the name. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

Want to see how Janos sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Janos Name Popularity Page.

Janos Related Names

Janos is a form of John.

Janos has the diminutives (nicknames) Jancsi, Jani, Janika.

Famous Janoss

  • Janos I Zapolya ~ Hungarian King (1526-1540)
  • Janos II Zsigmond Zapolya ~ Hungarian King (1540-1571)

Janos Numerology

What will your new littleJanos be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

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Janos Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Janos in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Janos.

Just for fun, see the name Janos in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Janos in Nautical Flags page.