Yahya - Meaning Of Yahya, What Does Yahya Mean?

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Yahya Meaning


What does Yahya mean, popularity, numerology and more.

The name Yahya is of Persian and Arabic origin.

The meaning of Yahya is "john".  

It is also of Egyptian origin, where its meaning is "given by G-d".

Yahya is generally used as a boy's name. It consists of 5 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Ya-hy-a.

In the U.S. in 2013, it ranked 1078 in baby name popularity for boys with 172 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

View the Yahya Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Yahya has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Yahya to other names.


Would you like to fingerspell the name Yahya in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

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

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Yahya Numerology page.

Yahya Numerology
Yahya in Hieroglyhics
Yahya in Nautical Flags
Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

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