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Jonas Meaning


What does Jonas mean?

The name Jonas is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Jonas is "dove".

Jonas is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Jo-nas.

The Given Name Jonas

Jonas is quite an enchanting name and a welcome find.

Want to make this name more unique? Try spell it backwards.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Jonas falls into the bird name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Jonas Kallman, and Jonas Larholm.

Jonas Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 388 in baby name popularity for boys with 816 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 428 in baby name popularity for boys with 713 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

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

Jonas Related Names

The name Joonas is a form of Jonas.

Famous Jonass

  • Jonas ~ Saint
  • Jonas Kallman ~ Handball Player
  • Jonas Larholm ~ Handball Player
  • Jonas Salk ~ Scientist

Jonas 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 Jonas.

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Jonas Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Jonas.

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