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Johannes Meaning


What does Johannes mean?

The name Johannes is of German and Estonian origin.

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

Johannes is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 8 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Yo-hannes.

The Given Name Johannes

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

Embraced by many parents, the name Johannes, is one of timelessness and strength.

A special name that is sure to be loved.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Johannes Brahms, Johannes Cantacuzenus, and Johannes Comnenus.

Johannes Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 2,582 in baby name popularity for boys with 49 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 2,458 in baby name popularity for boys with 52 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Johannes has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Johannes Name Popularity Page.

Johannes Related Names

Johannes is a form of John, Iohannes.

The names Giovanni, Hannu, Jan, Jehanne, Joao, Johan, Johanna, Johannah, Johanne are all forms of Johannes.

Johannes has the diminutives (nicknames) Hannes, Hans, Joop.

Famous Johanness

  • Johannes Brahms ~ Musician
  • Johannes Cantacuzenus ~ Byzantine Emperor John VI Cantacuzenus (1341-1354)
  • Johannes Comnenus ~ Byzantine Emperor John II Comnenus (1118-1143)
  • Johannes Diderik van der Waals ~ Scientist, Nobel Prize for Physics 1910
  • Johannes Ducas Lascaris ~ Byzantine Emperor John IV Lascaris (1258-1261)
  • Johannes Ducas Vatatzes ~ Byzantine Emperor John III Ducas Vatatzes (1221-1254)
  • Johannes Fibiger ~ Nobel Prize for Medicine 1926
  • Johannes Gutenberg ~ Scientist
  • Johannes Kepler ~ Scientist
  • Johannes Palaeologus ~ Byzantine Emperor John VIII Palaeologus (1425-1448), Byzantine Emperor John VII Palaeologus (1390), Byzantine Emperor John V Palaeologus (1341-1376; 1379-1390; 1390-1391)
  • Johannes Rau ~ German President (1999-2004)
  • Johannes Stark ~ Nobel Prize for Physics 1919
  • Johannes Tzimisces ~ Byzantine Emperor John I Tzimisces (969-976)
  • Johannes Vilhelm Jensen ~ Nobel Prize for Literature 1944
  • Johannes Virolainen ~ Finnish Prime Minister (1964-1966)

Johannes 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 Johannes.

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Johannes Name Fun

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Be creative with the name Johannes.

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

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