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Johan Meaning


What does Johan mean?

The name Johan is of German origin.

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

Johan is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Yo-han.

The Given Name Johan

Johan is a form of John, Johannes. See John, Johannes for further details.

Johan is a mesmerizing and sweet name.

A chic name, Johan possesses great character.

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

Some famous bearers of this name include: Johan Boskamp, Johan Cruijff, and Johan de Kock.

Johan Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 579 in baby name popularity for boys with 473 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 501 in baby name popularity for boys with 576 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

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

Johan Related Names

Johan is a form of John, Johannes.

The name Johana is a form of Johan.

Johan has the diminutive (nickname) Hanke.

Famous Johans

  • Johan Boskamp ~ Soccer Player
  • Johan Cruijff ~ Soccer Player
  • Johan de Kock ~ Soccer Player
  • Johan I ~ Swedish King (1216-1222)
  • Johan II ~ Swedish King (1497-1501)
  • Johan III ~ Swedish King (1568-1592)
  • Johan Jakobsson ~ Handball Player
  • Johan Neeskens ~ Soccer Player
  • Johan Rudolph Thorbecke ~ Dutch Prime Minister (1849-1853; 1862-1866; 1871-1872)
  • Johan Sjostrand ~ Handball Player

Johan Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Johan.

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Johan Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Johan.

Just for fun, see the name Johan 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 Johan in Nautical Flags page.